Biltmore ash

Bilt·​more ash | \ ˈbiltˌmō(ə)r-, -ȯ(ə)r-, -ōə-, -ȯ(ə)- \

Definition of Biltmore ash

: a medium-sized tree (Fraxinus biltmoreana) of the southeastern U.S. resembling and closely related to the white ash

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History and Etymology for Biltmore ash

from the Biltmore estate, Asheville, North Carolina

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“Biltmore ash.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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