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ash meaning

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  • Noun: ash  ash
    1. The residue that remains when something is burned 
    2. Any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus
      - ash tree 
    3. Strong elastic wood of any of various ash trees; used for furniture and tool handles and sporting goods such as baseball bats
    Verb: ash  ash
    1. Convert into ashes

    Derived forms: ashing, ashes, ashed

    See also: ashy

    Type of: alter, change, modify, residue, tree, wood

    Part of: Fraxinus, genus Fraxinus

    Encyclopedia: Ash, Dover Ash, John Ash, Kent Ash, Dorset Ash Ash, Derbyshire Ash, Devon Ash, Or Ash, South Somerset Ash, Surrey Ash, Taunton Deane Ash, Somerset Ash, Oregon Ash, Sandwich, Kent Ash, Sevenoaks


  • [Architecture]

    A hard, strong, straight-grained hardwood of the eastern US having good shock resistance and bending qualities; used as flooring, trim, and decorative veneer.


  • [Defence]
    Assistant Administrator for Security and Hazardous Materials

  • [Engineering]
    An undesirable constituent of diesel fuel whose quantitative measurement indicates degree of fuel cleanliness and freedom from abrasive material.

  • [Medicine]
    n often attrib
    1 : the solid residue left when combustible material is thoroughly burned or is oxidized by chemical means
    2 pl : the remains of the dead human body after cremation or disintegration

  • [Computer]
    <tool> A Bourne Shell clone by Kenneth Almquist. It works pretty well. For running scripts, it is sometimes better and sometimes worse than Bash.

    Ash runs under 386BSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD, and Linux.

Examples

  • His coat was sprinkled with cigarette ashes.
  • Do not tread your ash into my carpet!
  • Drop your cigarette ashes into the ashtray.
  • Val flipped the ash off his cigarette.
  • My ashes will be swept into the sea by the winds.
  • When coal burns part of it is left as ash.
  • The storm whiffed smoke and ashes onto their faces.
  • He flicked the ashes from his cigar.
  • She was consumed to ashes.
  • The diary would be reduced to ashes and himself to vapor.
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