follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

red birch

noun
Origin
1775-1785
1775-85, Americanism
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Encyclopedia Article for red birch

black birch

ornamental tree of the family Betulaceae, found on river and stream banks in the eastern one-third of the United States. Because the lower trunk becomes very dark with age, the tree is sometimes called black birch, a name more properly applied to sweet birch (q.v.).

Learn more about black birch with a free trial on Britannica.com
Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for red birch

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for red

4
4
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for red birch