Translation of beech in Spanish:

beech

Pronunciation: /biːtʃ/

n

  • 1.1 c beech (tree) haya (f)
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    • Suppose you are like me and cannot tell an elm tree from a beech tree.
    • Nestled amid those trails and orange red maples, oaks, beeches and birches was the Lost River.
    • Oaks, sycamores and beeches dotted well-tended lawns bordered by tarmacked paths and signposted at every junction.
    1.2 u (wood) haya (f)
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    • It looks like the leg of a very large beechwood coffee table.
    • There are 72 in all, with big beechwood bedheads and furniture, white-tiled bathrooms and flowers everywhere (annual bill £34,000).
    • Now she walked over to that chair and stroked her fingers across the top of its beechwood frame.

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