(Canadian) trademark a brand of laminated plastic sheets containing melamine, used esp for heat-resistant surfaces that can be easily cleaned
a treelike appearance, as in certain minerals or fossils. Anatomy. the branchlike appearance characteristic of certain nerve-cell outgrowths. Historical Examples The arborization of the metal as it spreads out from the main shaft of the hinge is beautifully decorative in effect. The Thirteenth James J. Walsh noun a branching treelike appearance in certain fossils and […]
arborize arborize ar·bo·rize (är’bə-rīz’) v. ar·bo·rized, ar·bo·riz·ing, ar·bo·riz·es To ramify. Historical Examples Each also gives off a number of finer processes (dendrites) which arborize in the next layer. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 1 Various
of or relating to trees.
1 . a leafy, shady recess formed by tree branches, shrubs, etc. a latticework bower intertwined with climbing vines and flowers. Obsolete. a grass plot; lawn; garden; orchard. Historical Examples I remember your saying to me in the garden, by the arbour, only a few days ago: ‘If Fate were to deny you your freedom!’ […]