What is Christmas tree?

  • (noun): Tall timber tree of central and southern Europe having a regular crown and gray bark.
    Synonyms: European silver fir, Abies alba
    See also — Additional definitions below

Christmas Tree

A Christmas tree is a decorated tree, usually an evergreen conifer such as pine or fir, traditionally associated with the celebration of Christmas. An artificial Christmas tree is an object made to resemble such a tree, usually made from polyvinyl chloride (PVC).

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Christmas Tree (Lady Ga Ga Song) - Chart Performance
... Due to high digital downloads, "Christmas Tree" entered the Canadian Hot 100 chart at number seventy-nine in the first week of January 2009, remaining on the chart for one week ... In November 2010, "Christmas Tree" charted on the RIAJ Digital Track Chart of Japan, entering at position eighteen, its peak ... Also in November 2010, "Christmas Tree" charted on the Billboard Holiday/Seasonal Digital Songs chart in the US, peaking at position 23 ...
Christmas Tree - Secular Vs. Religious Nature
... The Christmas tree's origins are uncertain, but it is associated with the celebration of the Christmas holidays, so there has been some amount of debate as to whether it ... with the Christian religious celebration of Christmas ... a "Protestant" custom in Catholic countries, detracting from the Mediterranean traditions of the Christmas crib ...
Christmas Tree Stand
... A Christmas tree stand is an object designed to support a cut, natural or an artificial Christmas tree ... Christmas tree stands appeared as early as 1876 and have had various designs over the years ... Those stands designed for natural trees have a water-well, which, in many cases may not hold enough water to adequately supply the cut tree ...
Christmas Tree (Lady Ga Ga Song) - Release
... "Christmas Tree" was released as a digital download-only single on December 16, 2008 on Interscope Records while Gaga's first single "Just Dance", was charting ... whereby for the first twenty-five days in December a Christmas-themed song is made free to download from the website ... "Christmas Tree" was made available on December 6 ...
List Of Berenstain Bears Books - Story Summaries - Big Chapter Books - The Berenstain Bears' Christmas Tree
... It is Christmas, and Papa Bear and the cubs are told by Mama Bear to buy a Christmas tree for the Holiday Season ... jam when Papa disobeys Mama's instructions and eventually they don't get a Christmas tree, but a big surprise waits for them ...

More definitions of "Christmas tree":

  • (noun): A terrestrial evergreen shrub or small tree of western Australia having brilliant yellow-orange flowers; parasitic on roots of grasses.
    Synonyms: flame tree, fire tree, Nuytsia floribunda
  • (noun): An ornamented evergreen used as a Christmas decoration.

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