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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (3)

1. the residue that remains when something is burned;

2. any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus;
[syn: ash, ash tree]

3. strong elastic wood of any of various ash trees; used for furniture and tool handles and sporting goods such as baseball bats;


VERB (1)

1. convert into ashes;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ash \Ash\, n., sing. of Ashes. [1913 Webster] Note: Ash is rarely used in the singular except in connection with chemical or geological products; as, soda ash, coal which yields a red ash, etc., or as a qualifying or combining word; as, ash bin, ash heap, ash hole, ash pan, ash pit, ash-grey, ash-colored, pearlash, potash. [1913 Webster] Bone ash, burnt powered; bone earth. Volcanic ash. See under Ashes. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ash \Ash\ ([a^]sh), n. [OE. asch, esh, AS. [ae]sc; akin to OHG. asc, Sw. & Dan. ask, Icel. askr, D. esch, G. esche.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of trees of the Olive family, having opposite pinnate leaves, many of the species furnishing valuable timber, as the European ash (Fraxinus excelsior) and the white ash (Fraxinus Americana). [1913 Webster] Prickly ash (Zanthoxylum Americanum) and Poison ash (Rhus venenata) are shrubs of different families, somewhat resembling the true ashes in their foliage. Mountain ash. See Roman tree, and under Mountain. [1913 Webster] 2. The tough, elastic wood of the ash tree. [1913 Webster] Note: Ash is used adjectively, or as the first part of a compound term; as, ash bud, ash wood, ash tree, etc. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Ash \Ash\, v. t. To strew or sprinkle with ashes. --Howell. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

ash n 1: the residue that remains when something is burned 2: any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus [syn: ash, ash tree] 3: strong elastic wood of any of various ash trees; used for furniture and tool handles and sporting goods such as baseball bats v 1: convert into ashes
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

49 Moby Thesaurus words for "ash": alluvion, alluvium, ashes, brand, calx, carbon, charcoal, cinder, cinders, clinker, clinkers, coal, coals, coke, coom, deposition, deposits, diluvium, draff, dregs, dross, ember, embers, feces, froth, fume, fumes, grounds, lava, lees, loess, moraine, offscum, precipitate, precipitation, reek, scoria, scum, sediment, settlings, silt, sinter, slag, smoke, smudge, smut, soot, sublimate, sullage
V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014):

ASH Almquist SHell (BSD, Unix, Shell), "ash"
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

ash A Bourne Shell clone by Kenneth Almquist. It works pretty well. For running scripts, it is sometimes better and sometimes worse than Bash. Ash runs under 386BSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD, and Linux. FTP Linux version (ftp://ftp.win.tue.nl/pub/linux/ports/ash-linux-0.1.tar.gz). (1995-07-20)
Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary:

Ash (Heb. o'ren, "tremulous"), mentioned only Isa. 44:14 (R.V., "fir tree"). It is rendered "pine tree" both in the LXX. and Vulgate versions. There is a tree called by the Arabs _aran_, found still in the valleys of Arabia Petraea, whose leaf resembles that of the mountain ash. This may be the tree meant. Our ash tree is not known in Syria.