gingko tree

gingko tree

[′giŋ·kō ‚trē]
(botany)
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One huge gingko tree, topping all the others, shot its great limbs and maidenhair foliage over the fort which we had constructed.
Built in 913, the temple boasts a gingko tree designated as a natural monument.
Durga Yael Bernhard's Just Like me, Climbing a Tree (9781937786342, $16.95) tells how it would feel to be up a gingko tree in china, a baobab in Africa, or a cypress tree in Mexico among others.
In March 2014, Breevast and Immobel sold the first part of the project to German Hannover Leasing and Chinese state fund Gingko Tree Investment for EUR 330 million.
31 July 2014 - Norwegian power producer Statkraft AS said today it had inked a deal to sell a 49% interest in a portfolio of onshore wind farms in the UK to Gingko Tree Investment Ltd for an undisclosed sum.
Most over-the-counter supplements are made from standardized gingko biloba extract, or GBE, which is made from the dried leaves of the gingko tree. Some people may have a natural adverse reaction to the supplement, so caution is advised.
"While there has not yet been any sovereign wealth investment in Birmingham from the Far East, Chinese investors Gingko Tree Group recently took a 49 per cent stake in the Co-op headquarters building in Manchester, which could well be a sign of the times, signalling further overseas ownership in key regional cities across the next 12 months.
Another example was Gingko Tree Investment Ltd, a unit of China's State Administration of Foreign Exchange, which invested more than $1.6bn in office buildings and student housing in London and Manchester.
The first tree planted was a Gingko tree, the national tree of China to mark the partnership between Peel and the Sam Wa Group who they are working with on the International Trade Centre plan for the nearby dockland.
In it, the speaker likens the leaves on a gingko tree to fans that might cool his wife on a sultry summer's day, "Just as in winter when she shivers / He warms her with each / Essential part of him." Here, Miller has found the objective correlative, adding little additional comment after noting the natural opposite of an image that is exactly right for the occasion.
The bank is to sell a 40 per cent stake in the company to a Chinese investment company, Gingko Tree Investment Ltd.
The discovery revealed that the insects called Thrips lived during the dinosaur age and had dusted themselves with hundreds of pollen grains from a gingko tree.