elm: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (elm), [key]
— n.
  1. any tree of the genus Ulmus, as U. proceracharacterized by the gradually spreading columnar manner of growth of its branches. Cf. American elm, elm family.
  2. the wood of such a tree.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also:
  • elm (Thesaurus)