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elm British & World English

A tall deciduous tree which typically has rough serrated leaves and propagates from root suckers

wych elm British & World English

A European elm with large rough leaves, chiefly growing in woodland or near flowing water

winged elm British & World English

A North American elm that has extremely short leafstalks and flat corky projections on its branchlets

slippery elm British & World English

A North American elm with coarsely textured leaves and rough outer bark. The mucilaginous inner bark has long been used medicinally

Dutch elm disease British & World English

A fungal disease of elm trees that is spread by elm bark beetles. A virulent strain of the fungus which arose in North America has destroyed the majority of elms in southern Britain

elm tree in elm British & World English

A tall deciduous tree which typically has rough serrated leaves and propagates from root suckers

wahoo British & World English

A North American elm which yields useful timber

wahoo elm in wahoo1 British & World English

A North American elm which yields useful timber

witch elm in wych elm British & World English

A European elm with large rough leaves, chiefly growing in woodland or near flowing water

bark beetle British & World English

A small wood-boring beetle that tunnels under the bark of trees, which may die if heavily infested

English elm in elm British & World English

A tall deciduous tree which typically has rough serrated leaves and propagates from root suckers

elm bark beetle in bark beetle British & World English

A small wood-boring beetle that tunnels under the bark of trees, which may die if heavily infested