a maple, Acer saccharinum, having leaves that are light green above and silvery white beneath.
the hard, close-grained wood of this tree, used for making furniture.
a North American maple tree, Acer saccharinum, having five-lobed leaves that are green above and silvery-white beneath
noun 1. a medal, traditionally of silver or silver in color, awarded to a person or team finishing second in a competition, meet, or tournament. silver medal noun 1. a medal of silver awarded to a competitor who comes second in a contest or race Compare gold medal, bronze medal noun a medal made of […]
noun 1. a perennial Japanese herb, Artemisia schmidtiana, having silver-green leaves forming a moundlike shape.
adjective, Archaic. 1. made of or like silver. adjective 1. (archaic or poetic) silver
noun, Chemistry, Pharmacology. 1. a white, crystalline, water-soluble, bitter, corrosive, poisonous powder, AgNO 3 , produced by the reaction of silver and dilute nitric acid: used chiefly in the manufacture of photographic emulsions and mirrors, as a laboratory reagent, and in medicine as an antiseptic, astringent, and in the routine prophylaxis of ophthalmia neonatorum. silver […]