- Chestnut tree
(Heb. _’armon_; i.e., “naked”), mentioned in connection with Jacob’s artifice regarding the cattle (Gen. 30:37). It is one of the trees of which, because of its strength and beauty, the Assyrian empire is likened (Ezek. 31:8; R.V., “plane trees”). It is probably the Oriental plane tree (Platanus orientalis) that is intended. It is a characteristic […]
noun 1. any of several North American oaks, as Quercus prinus, having serrate or dentate leaves resembling those of the chestnut.
noun, Furniture. 1. a piece of furniture consisting of a set of drawers in a frame set on short legs, or feet, for holding clothing, household linens, etc. noun 1. a piece of furniture consisting of a frame, often on short legs, containing a set of drawers
noun, Music. 1. a set of several viols, usually played together as an ensemble. noun 1. a set of viols of different sizes, usually six in number, used in consorts