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Synonyms for buttonwood

very large spreading plane tree of eastern and central North America to Mexico

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Buttonwood Village will also double its referral fee to $2,000 for residents who refer new buyers during the event.
Inside the fort, protected from strong winds and salt spray, is a lush tropical atmosphere with date palms, carob trees, ancient Buttonwood trees and Gumbolimbo trees with red peeling bark.
Town's approach is based on the lessons Heiberger learned both from the experience of building that company and from his subsequent years at the helm of Buttonwood Development, a development firm he named for the street he grew up on.
The wood of the black mangrove and buttonwood trees has also been utilized in the production of charcoal.
In addition to its ornamental value, buttonwood is a mangrove species of ecological importance (Gilman & Watson 1993).
The exchange was founded in 1792 when share trading began under a buttonwood tree on a block now designated as Wall Street.
Fifteen-year-old Emma expects to become a dragon slayer like her legendary mother, but instead Buttonwood Academy assigns her the job of lowly fairy killer.
Under the terms being negotiated, the New York Stock Exchange - which began in 1792 when brokers gathered beneath a buttonwood tree in lower Manhattan to trade five securities of the new nation - would still have a headquarters in Manhattan.
Heiberger then tried his hand at development with Buttonwood Real Estate, but he's banking on the loyalty of his former agents to help fill Town's 140 desks.
Speaking at the Bagehot Lecture at the Buttonwood Gathering, Mr King said: "Change is, I believe, inevitable.
Giving the Bagehot Lecture at The Buttonwood Gathering in New York City, Mr King said: "Change is, I believe, inevitable.
2 | Buttonwood Syrah Rose 2009 (Santa Ynez Valley; $16).
Whether theyre spouting details about the Buttonwood Agreement or admiring the longtime letter code used for buying and selling futures traders are well-aware of their place in history; those whove followed in the footsteps of parents and grandparents perhaps most of all.
Summary: Former Finance Minister Jihad Azour participated in a conference organized by the New York Stock Exchange and the Economist magazine in New York, under the title of "The Buttonwood Gathering" with the aim of discussing necessary reforms that should be undertaken to increase confidence in the global financial system.
From its formation under the Buttonwood Tree in 1792, to the establishment of the not-for-profit NYSE Regulation, Inc.