|n.||1.||(Bot.) A tree of the genus Ulmus, of several species, much used as a shade tree, particularly in America. The English elm is Ulmus campestris; the common American or white elm is U. Americana; the slippery or red elm, U. fulva.|
|Noun||1.||elm - any of various trees of the genus Ulmus: important timber or shade trees|
Synonyms: elm tree
|2.||elm - hard tough wood of an elm tree; used for e.g. implements and furniture|
|(messaging)||elm - A full-screen MUA for Unix, MS-DOS, MS Windows, and OS/2.|
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