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American English: /ˈhɔrnˌbim/
British English: /ˈhɔːnbiːm/

Translation of hornbeam in Spanish:


  • carpe (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • The forest has little undergrowth and is mainly composed of beech and pine, interspersed with a few oaks and hornbeams.
    • He gives four options for the future of the hornbeams: remove the trees and replace them with a more suitable species; phase out the trees by removing two now and the remaining two five years later; thin the trees out or do nothing.
    • But what is interesting for visitors is that the garden is still evolving: a gravel garden with silver plants is surrounded by a cloister of youthful hornbeams.
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