the white poplar tree, Populus alba.
The abele is more common in Scotland than in England, and many large trees might be mentioned in the North.
Trees. A Woodland Notebook Herbert Maxwell
I ought to add, that there is a “tramelogedia” of Alfieri, called “abele.”
The Works of Lord Byron Lord Byron
The abele, or silver poplar, is an especial favorite for this purpose.
Among the Trees at Elmridge Ella Rodman Church
Page 127, orbele poplar: possibly error or variant spelling of abele poplar (white poplar).
Every Boy’s Book: A Complete Encyclopdia of Sports and Amusements Various
another name for white poplar
any of several shrubs belonging to the genus Abelia, of the honeysuckle family, having clusters of small white or pink flowers.
- Abelian group
noun a group the defined binary operation of which is commutative: if a and b are members of an Abelian group then ab = ba abelian group also Abelian group (ə-bē’lē-ən) See commutative group.
of or relating to Niels Henrik Abel or his theorems. pertaining to an algebraic system in which an operation is commutative: an Abelian group. pertaining to such an operation. Historical Examples A group whose operations are all permutable with each other is called an Abelian group. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 6 Various […]
- Abell-kendall method
abell-kendall method Abell-Kendall method A·bell-Ken·dall method (ā’bəl-kěn’dl) n. A method for estimating total serum cholesterol without interference from bilirubin, protein, and hemoglobin.
a tropical plant, Abelmoschus moschatus, of the mallow family, cultivated for its musky seeds, which yield ambrette-seed oil. noun a tropical bushy malvaceous plant, Hibiscus abelmoschus, cultivated for its yellow-and-crimson flowers and for its musk-scented seeds, which yield an oil used in perfumery Also called musk mallow