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larch

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noun \ˈlärch\

Simple Definition of larch

  • : a type of tree that is related to the pines and that drops its needles in the winter

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of larch

  1. :  any of a genus (Larix) of northern hemisphere trees of the pine family with short fascicled deciduous leaves; also :  the wood of a larch

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Origin and Etymology of larch

probably from German Lärche, from Middle High German lerche, from Latin laric-, larix


First Known Use: 1548


Larch

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geographical name \ˈlärch\

Definition of Larch

  1. river 270 miles (434 kilometers) Canada in W Quebec flowing NE to unite with the Caniapiskau forming Koksoak River




LARCH Defined for Kids

larch

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noun \ˈlärch\

Definition of larch for Students

  1. :  a tree related to the pine that sheds its needles each fall




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