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European freshwater fish having a flattened body and silvery scales; of little value as food Abramis brama , European bream
evergreen Australasian tree having white or silvery bark and young leaves and yellow flowers Acacia dealbata , mimosa , silver wattle
common North American maple tree; five-lobed leaves are light green above and silvery white beneath; source of hard close-grained but brittle light-brown wood Acer saccharinum , silver maple
woolly-stemmed biennial arborescent shrub of tropical Africa and southern Asia having silvery-white prickly branches, clusters of blue or white flowers, and bright red berries resembling holly berries African holly , Solanum giganteum
silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite Al , aluminium , aluminum , atomic number 13
slender silvery marine fish found in tropical mud flats and mangrove lagoons Albula vulpes , bonefish
any plant of the genus Ammobium having yellow flowers and silvery foliage ammobium
Australian plant widely cultivated for its beautiful silvery-white blooms with bright yellow centers on long winged stems Ammobium alatum , winged everlasting
silvery hairy European shrub with evergreen foliage and pale yellow flowers Anthyllis barba-jovis , Jupiter's beard , silver-bush , silverbush
metal tincture used in heraldry to give a silvery appearance argent
small marine soft-finned fishes with long silvery bodies; related to salmons and trouts Argentinidae , family Argentinidae
Arizona timber tree with bluish silvery foliage Arizona cypress , Cupressus arizonica
low much-branched perennial of western United States having silvery leaves; an important browse and shelter plant Artemisia cana , gray sage , grey sage , Seriphidium canum , silver sage , silver sagebrush
evergreen low-growing perennial having mottled green and silvery-grey heart-shaped pungent leaves; Virginia to South Carolina Asarum virginicum , heart-leaf , heartleaf
fern with elongate silvery outgrowths enclosing the developing spores Athyrium thelypteroides , Deparia acrostichoides , silvery spleenwort
silvery-bodied croaker with dark markings and tiny barbels Atlantic croaker , Micropogonias undulatus
any of several silvery marine fishes with very flat bodies Atlantic moonfish , dollarfish , horse-head , horsefish , horsehead , moonfish , Selene setapinnis
silvery soft waxy metallic element of the alkali metal group; occurs abundantly in natural compounds (especially in salt water); burns with a yellow flame and reacts violently in water; occurs in sea water and in the mineral halite (rock salt) atomic number 11 , Na , sodium
soft silvery white toxic metallic element used in steel alloys; it occurs in several complex minerals including carnotite and vanadinite atomic number 23 , V , vanadium
hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion; used in alloys; occurs in pentlandite and smaltite and garnierite and millerite atomic number 28 , Ni , nickel
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