Definition of Brown hickory
1. Noun. An American hickory tree having bitter nuts.
Group relationships: Carya, Genus Carya
Generic synonyms: Hickory, Hickory Tree
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brown Hickory
Literary usage of Brown hickory
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1. The Woods of the United States by Charles Sprague Sargent, American Museum of Natural History (1885)
"brown hickory. Black Hickory. Switch-bud Hickory. Southern Maine to southern Ontario, southern Michigan and Minnesota to eastern Nebraska, eastern Kansas, ..."
2. Trade Foundations Based on Producing Industries (1919)
"... glabra) (brown hickory, black hickory, switch- bud hickory): Medium to large sized tree, abundant; all eastern United States. 131. ..."