holm definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly British An island in a river.
    • The holly.
    • a typical evergreen oak, of European countries, Quercus ilex; the holm-oak.
    • Land that is prone to floods; a river island.
    • an islet, sometimes with holly shrubs.
    • a typical evergreen oak, of Europe (Quercus Ilex); -- labeled as also ilex, and holly.
    • An islet in a river.
    • minimal, flat land.
    • A hill. Layamon. An islet or a river-island; when you look at the Orkneys, a little area off a larger one.
    • A river-meadow; a reduced flat system of wealthy land because of the side of a river.
    • Holly.
    • The holm-oak.

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