'beech' can also refer to...


beech bark disease

Beecher Kirby (b. 1911)


Catharine Beecher (1800—1878)

Edmund Beecher Wilson (1856—1939)

Erica Beecher-Monas

Frederic Beecher Perkins (1828—1899)

H. C. Beeching (1859—1919) dean of Norwich and author

Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811—1896) American novelist

Henry Beecher (1904—1976)

Henry Ward Beecher (1813—1887) American Congregationalist clergyman, orator, and writer

High Beech

James Beeching (1788—1858) lifeboat designer

Janet Beecher (1884—1955)

Jenny Beeching (b. 1950)

Lyman Beecher (1775—1863)

Richard Beeching (1913—1985) businessman


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Deciduous tree native to the Northern Hemisphere. Beeches have wide-spreading branches, smooth grey bark and alternate, coarse-toothed leaves. Male flowers hang from thin stems; pairs of female flowers hang on ...

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