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grove Explained

grove at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


grove at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

O.E. graf (akin to gr?iafa "thicket"), from P.Gmc. *graibo-, but not found in other Gmc. languages and with no known cognates anywhere. ///

grove at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [Language: Old English; Origin: graf]//
1 [C] a piece of land with trees growing on it: grove of// --a small grove of beech trees // olive/lemon/palm etc grove // --He owns an orange grove near Tel Aviv.//
2 Grove: used in the names of roads// --Lisson Grove//

grove at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

50 Moby Thesaurus words for "grove":
batch, bocage, bosk, bottom, bottom glade, bottoms, bunch, clump,
cluster, coppice, copse, crop, dale, dell, dingle, gap, gill, glen,
group, grouping, groupment, hassock, holt, hurst, intervale, knot,
lot, lunar rill, mess, orchard, pass, ravine, shaw, shock, slew,
spinney, stook, strath, thicket, tope, trench, trough, tuft,
tussock, vale, valley, wadi, wisp, wood lot, woodlet

Grove at English => English (Eastons 1897 Bible) Of Explained:

d, join, stick like a leech, stick like wax, stick close, cling like ivy, cling like a bur, glue, agglutinate, cement, paste, gum, solder, weld, cake, consolidate, solidify, agglomerate.[N] (Arrangement): {Making orderly}: arrangement, plan, preparation, disposal, disposition, collocation, allocation, distribution, sorting, assortment, allotment, apportionment, taxonomy, graduation, organization, grouping, tabulation, analysis, classification, clustering, division, digestion.

[V] (Arrangement): reduce to order, bring into order, introduce order into, rally, arrange, dispose, place, form, put in order, set in order, place in order, set out, collocate, rank, group, class, classify, divide, file, register, record, catalogue, tabulate, index, graduate, digest, grade, methodize, regulate, systematize, coordinate, organize, systematic, laid out, rationalized, organized, classified, ordered.

[N] (Class): class, division, category, head, order, section, department, subdepartment, province, domain, kind, sort, genus, species, variety, family, order, kingdom, race, tribe, caste, clan, breed, type, subtype, sect, set, subset, assortment, suit, range, gender, sex, kin, manner, denomination, designation, rubric, character.

[N] (Teaching): lesson, lectur

grove at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

1 (literary) a small group of trees:
a grove of birch trees
2 a small area of land with fruit trees of particular types on it:
an olive grove
3 used in the names of streets:
Elm Grove

Grove at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Grove \Grove\, n. [AS. graf, fr. grafan to dig. The original
sense seems to have been a lane cut through trees. See
{Grave}, v., and cf. {Groove}.]
A smaller group of trees than a forest, and without
underwood, planted, or growing naturally as if arranged by
art; a wood of small extent.

Note: The Hebrew word Asherah, rendered grove in the
Authorized Version of the Bible, is left untranslated
in the Revised Version. Almost all modern interpreters
agree that by Asherah an idol or image of some kind is

grove at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: a small growth of trees without underbrush
2: garden consisting of a small cultivated wood without
undergrowth [syn: {woodlet}, {orchard}, {plantation}]

grove at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Grove


Inter: wikipedia » dab=Grove
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From Inter: etyl » ang Inter: term » graf|grāf|lang=ang.


* Inter: a » RP Inter: IPA » /ɡɹəʊv/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /gr\@Uv/
  • Inter: a » US Inter: IPA » /ɡɹoʊv/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /gr\oUv/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-grove.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » əʊv


    Inter: en-nou » n

  • A small forest.
    1. An orchard of fruit trees.
    2. Inter: context » Druidism|Wicca A place of worship

      Related terms

      * mangrove


      Inter: trans-top » small forest

  • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|պուրակ|tr=purak|sc=Armn
  • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|гай|m|tr=haj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » be|лясок|m|tr=ljasók|sc=Cyrl
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|горичка|f|tr=gorička|sc=Cyrl
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|林子|tr=línzi|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|小樹林|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|小树林|tr=xiaǒshùlín|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|háj|m, Inter: t- » cs|lesík|m
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|lund
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|metsikkö
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|bosquet|m
  • Georgian: Inter: t+ » ka|კორომი|sc=Geor (koromi)
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Hain|m
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|σύδεντρο|n|tr=sýdentro
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|liget
  • Interlingua: Inter: t- » ia|boschetto {{m}}
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|boschetto, Inter: t+ » it|piantagione
  • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|林 (はやし, hayashi), Inter: t- » ja|木立|tr=こだち, kodachi|sc=Jpan

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Khmer: Inter: t+ » km|ច្បារ|sc=Khmr
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|забел|m|tr=zábel, Inter: t- » mk|корија|f|tr=kórija
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|gaj|m, Inter: t+ » pl|lasek|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|bosque|m, Inter: t+ » pt|bosquete|m
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|роща|f|tr=róšča|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|лесок|m|tr=lesók|sc=Cyrl
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|луг|m, Inter: t- » sh|гај|m, Inter: t- » sh|шумица|f, Inter: t- » sh|шумарак|m
    • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|lug|m, Inter: t- » sh|gaj|m, Inter: t- » sh|šumica|f, Inter: t- » sh|šumarak|m
    • Slovak: Inter: t- » sk|háj|m, Inter: t- » sk|lesík|m
    • Slovene: Inter: t- » sl|gaj|m
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|arboleda|f
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|lund, Inter: t+ » sv|dunge, Inter: t- » sv|skogsdunge|c
    • Tamil: Inter: t+ » ta|தோப்பு|tr=tōppu, Inter: t+ » ta|சோலை|tr=cōlai
    • Ukrainian: Inter: t+ » uk|гай|m|tr=haj|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » uk|лісок|m|tr=lisók|sc=Cyrl
    • Welsh: Inter: t- » cy|celli|f

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-see » orchard
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    Inter: head » da|adjective form
  • Inter: form of » definite|grov|lang=da
    1. Inter: form of » plural|grov|lang=da



    Inter: head » nl
  • Inter: nl-adj-form » f=infl|grof

  • Category: ang:grove -
    Translation: de » grove
    Translation: et » grove
    Translation: el » grove
    Translation: es » grove
    Translation: eo » grove
    Translation: fr » grove
    Translation: ko » grove
    Translation: io » grove
    Translation: it » grove
    Translation: kn » grove
    Translation: ka » grove
    Translation: hu » grove
    Translation: mg » grove
    Translation: ml » grove
    Translation: my » grove
    Translation: nl » grove
    Translation: pl » grove
    Translation: ru » grove
    Translation: sm » grove
    Category: simple:grove -
    Translation: fi » grove
    Translation: sv » grove
    Translation: ta » grove
    Translation: te » grove
    Translation: uk » grove
    Translation: vi » grove
    Translation: zh » grove

    Grove at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » grove


    Proper noun

    Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • Inter: surname » habitational|from=Middle English|dot= for someone who lived near a grove.

    Related terms

    * Grover

  • Translation: es » Grove
    Translation: ru » Grove