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Synonyms for olive

small ovoid fruit of the European olive tree

evergreen tree cultivated in the Mediterranean region since antiquity and now elsewhere

hard yellow often variegated wood of an olive tree

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one-seeded fruit of the European olive tree usually pickled and used as a relish

a yellow-green color of low brightness and saturation

of a yellow-green color similar to that of an unripe olive

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Ghassan Daghlas, who monitors settlement activities in the north of West Bank, said that settlers from the illegal Eli settlement chopped down more than 15 olive trees in Qaryut owned by Ahmad Abdullah, while settlers from the illegal Elon More settlement uprooted olive trees in Deir al- Hatab, to the north of Nablus in the northern West Bank.
Replica Landscapes, which is based at Heddon-on-the-Wall on the outskirts of Newcastle, has provided 70 olive trees for the Battersea Power Station site where hundreds of high-end flats and offices are being built.
ABUSINESS in Northumberland is providing dozens of Spanish olive trees for a development of luxury flats on the site of one of London's best known landmarks.
A group of extremist settlers uprooted more than 100 olive trees from the village of Yasuf, east of Salfit, on Wednesday morning.
The refurbishment project includes creation of a museum of traditional agricultural machines, drilling of four wells, planting of 4,000 olive trees and fitting-out of an area for animals.
TheFrench Institute of Cyprus will celebrate olive trees on Thursday with a conference in English under the name The Olive Tree in the Mediterranean.
Fertilizer salt buildup is sometimes a problem with houseplants, and olive trees also tolerate this in good stride.
Summary: Olive trees are arguably as entrenched in Lebanon's identity as its cedars.
Olive trees should endure some stress to produce quality oil, and that's exacdy what the Arizona climate provides.
The insect was discovered embedded in Vincent van Gogh's 1889 painting Olive Trees by an official at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri, the museum announced.
Il Fico 300 olive trees cohabit at this farm along with plums, apricots, figs, pears, oranges, lemons and grapes.
It was a far cry from our orchards of apples and pears but olive trees are hardier than most people realise, and olive trees have become popular here in the UK in the past 10 years or so.
Currently on display at Katara Art Centre (KAC), building 5, the exhibit 'Children, Olive Trees and Barbed Wires' presents the risks to the tree through occupation, bulldozing and uprooting which the artist believes are like those facing the Palestinian people as they are encircled by barbed wire and dispossessed of their land.
A Olive trees grow very well in the UK but can be vulnerable during the winter months.