a tall, aromatic tree, Liquidambar styraciflua, of the eastern U.S., having star-shaped leaves and fruits in rounded, burlike clusters.
the hard reddish-brown wood of this tree, used for making furniture.
the amber balsam exuded by this tree, used in the manufacture of perfumes and medicines.
a North American liquidambar tree, Liquidambar styraciflua, having prickly spherical fruit clusters and fragrant sap: the wood (called satin walnut) is used to make furniture Compare sour gum
the sap of this tree
noun 1. either of a pair of lovers in relation to the other. 2. (sometimes initial capital letter) an affectionate or familiar term of address. 3. a beloved person. 4. Informal. a generous, friendly person. 5. Informal. anything that arouses loyal affection: My old car was a real sweetheart. noun 1. a person loved by […]
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noun 1. a neckline on a woman’s garment, as a dress, with a high back and a low-cut front with two curved edges resembling the conventionalized shape of a heart. sweetheart neckline noun 1. a neckline on a woman’s dress that is low at the front and shaped like the top of a heart
noun 1. Informal. sweetheart. 2. Usually, sweeties. British. candy; sweets. noun (informal) 1. sweetheart; darling: used as a term of endearment 2. (Brit) another word for sweet (sense 20) 3. (mainly Brit) an endearing person 4. a large seedless variety of grapefruit which has a green to yellow rind and juicy sweet pulp sweetheart contract […]