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3-on-the-treeAlternative spelling of three-on-the-tree.
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3-on-the-treeOn an automobile (especially those produced from 1939 through the mid-1970s), a three-speed manual transmission whose gearshift lever is mounted on the steering column.
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apple does not fall far from the treeA child grows up to be very similar to its parents, both in behavior and in physical characteristics.1842, E. A. Freidlaender (translator), Frederika Bremer (author), The Neighbours, ch. 10:It is impossible to look at Madam Rhen, without at once making the conclusion that she is pleasantness, hospitality, and loquacity itself; nor can one look upon her daughter Renetta without thinking, "the apple does not fall far from the tree!"1978, Dr. Isador Rosenfeld, "Doctor Asks Patient
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apple never falls far from the treeAlternative form of apple does not fall far from the tree.
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bark up the wrong treeTo attempt or pursue the wrong thing; to take the wrong approach; to follow a false lead.
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barking-up the wrong tree:{Coon Hunters Remark:} Coon Dogs Chase Raccoon up Trees. They Bark at the Tree so Hunter Can 'Shoot' Coon out of the Tree:
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Christmas tree billA bill consisting of many riders that attracts many, often unrelated, floor amendments, which may provide special benefits to various groups or interests.
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dead tree editionPaper version of a publication that can be found online.
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fir treeconifer
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fruit of the poisonous treeAnd which is therefore excluded from being admitted as evidence in a trial.
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make like a tree and leaveto leave, depart
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off one's treeCrazy; unhinged; irrational.
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out of one's treeCrazy; unhinged; irrational.
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poison tree bears poison fruitUnethical actions in the service of good intentions will have immoral or unethical consequences.
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shake the pagoda treeTo find a source of easy enrichment; to become absurdly rich in a short time.
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the apple doesn't fall far from the treeA child grows up to be very similar to its parents in the way they act and in their physical abilities.
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three-on-the-treeOn an automobile, describing the gearshift lever of a steering column-mounted three-speed manual transmission.
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up a treeIn or into a disadvantaged or difficult situation; at a loss; cornered.
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bear fruitTo succeed in some task; literally, of a tree or plant bearing fruit; figuratively in relation to any attempted task.
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apple does not fall far from the stemAlternative form of apple does not fall far from the tree.
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apple does not fall far from the trunkAlternative form of apple does not fall far from the tree.
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black gumA tree native to eastern North America, Nyssa sylvatica.
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bread-and-butterA saying specifically used to ward off bad luck when separating hands to walk either side of a tree
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cat's clawAny of several species of plant having parts resembling the claw of a cat.Acacia greggii, a tree species native to the southwestern United States and northern MexicoAcacia plumosa, a medicinal plant species native to BrazilCarpobrotus edulis, or uña de gato (Spanish: "cat's claw"), a plant species in the Aizoaceae familyDolichandra unguis-cati, or cat's claw creeper, a Central American climbing vine of the Bignoniaceae familyGrevillea alpina, a shrub species native to AustraliaMartynia annua, a plant species endemic to BrazilMimosa nuttallii (formerly Schrankia nuttalli), a plant native to the Midwestern United StatesUncaria guianensis, a plant species found in GuyanaUncaria rhynchophylla, a plant species used in traditional Chinese medicineUncaria tomentosa, a plant species found in the tropical jungles of South and Central America
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cat's clawAcacia greggii, a tree species native to the southwestern United States and northern Mexico
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cat's clawAcacia greggii, a tree species native to the southwestern United States and northern Mexico
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chestnutA tree or shrub of the genus Castanea.
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chestnutThe nut of this tree or shrub.
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chestnutThe wood of a chestnut tree.
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copper beechtree
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dead woodDead limbs and branches still attached to a living tree.
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plum blossomThe blossom of the Prunus mume, the Japanese apricot or Chinese plum, a tree native to East Asia bearing an apricot-like fruit.
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shroudThe branching top of a tree; foliage.
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stumpedCan't get wagon past a tree stump
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wild cherryThe uncultivated cherry tree, Prunus avium, native to Europe and western Asia.
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