prune

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prune englannista suomeksi

  1. kuivattu luumu

  2. karsia

  3. vesoa, oksia

  1. kuivattu luumu">kuivattu luumu

  2. karsia, oksia, vesoa

  3. karsia

  4. Substantiivi

prune englanniksi

  1. A plum.

  2. The dried, wrinkled fruit of certain species of plum.

  3. (hypo)

  4. An woman, especially a wrinkly one.

  5. To become wrinkled like a dried plum, as the fingers and toes do when kept submerged in water.

  6. 2005, Alycia Ripley, ''Traveling with an Eggplant'' (page 111)

  7. I hardly left that spot in my pool that month even when my fingers pruned and chlorine dried out my skin.
  8. To remove excess material from a tree or shrub; to trim, especially to make more healthy or productive.

  9. ''A good grape grower will prune the vines once a year.''

  10. (RQ:Milton PL)

  11. To down or shorten (by the removal of unnecessary material).

  12. ''to prune a budget, or an essay''

  13. (RQ:Bacon Learning)

  14. To remove unnecessary branches from a tree structure.

  15. To preen; to prepare; to dress.

  16. (RQ:Shakespeare Cymbeline)

  17. 1676, (w), ''All For Love, Epilogue.''

  18. For 'tis observed of every scribbling man,
    He grows a fop as fast as e'er he can;
    Prunes up, and asks his oracle, the glass,
    If pink or purple best become his face.

    (rfquotek)

  19. plum

  20. (l)

  21. (inflection of)

  22. A plum (gloss)

  23. A (l) (gloss)

  24. A large, rounded boil.

  25. plum (gloss)

  26. (monikko) ro|prună