Noun(1) Any of several trees of the genus Platanus having thin pale bark that scales off in small plates and lobed leaves and ball-shaped heads of fruits(2) Eurasian maple tree with pale grey bark that peels in flakes like that of a sycamore tree; leaves with five ovate lobes yellow in autumn(3) Thick-branched wide-spreading tree of Africa and adjacent southwestern Asia often buttressed with branches rising from near the ground; produces cluster of edible but inferior figs on short leafless twigs; the biblical sycamore
(1) Most woods of moderate softness will serve the purpose, but the most frequently used are pear, sycamore , and cherry.(2) Most of the track is elegantly lined with cherry, silver birch and sycamore , in avenue style.(3) Both cabinets are made of sycamore entirely ebonized, and the panels are painted with washes of brown and amber, so that the golden color of the close-grained wood shows through.(4) Spruce, larch and sycamore have already been felled from the site to favour oaks, yews and birches to leave the best spruce to grow on.(5) The company exclusively uses woods that are of the period such as mahogany, walnut and cherry as primary materials, with poplar and sycamore for secondary materials.(6) Indigenous oak, elm, birch and ash forests are no longer under threat from development but from the intrusion of species such as sycamore and beech, which migrated to the country in the middle ages.(7) The main crops my bees feed themselves on are sycamore , but there is quite a profusion of different flowers in the area, along with clover and heather.(8) Using only storm-felled timbers in a mixture of oak, ash and sycamore , Flynn is fascinated with form rather than the grain of wood.(9) In furnishing the house, Rose tended to focus on one room at a time, usually using a different wood for each - ash, oak, cherry, or sycamore .(10) The material chosen is sycamore , a wood notoriously difficult to use because its colour is so inconsistent.(11) Structural timbers of red cedar, willow, sycamore , and birch were identified from this building.(12) I work in Scottish hardwoods such as oak, elm, ash and sycamore .(13) Somewhat smaller than the American sycamore , bloodgood has slightly smaller leaves and a more greenish tinge overall.(14) Two faces of Texas: along the Devils River, wetland meets desert, and eastern sycamore thrives in sight of Christmas cactus(15) At a bend in the dusty road, beneath the shelter of a thick, curved sycamore , Altair rested, gazing up at the clouds above him.(16) There were occasional pieces in a horizontal format or in other woods, like elm and sycamore , He moved his sculptures around on heavy wooden dollies that came to seem like the only appropriate bases for the works.