arbor arbor  /ˈɑr bər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) tree (as opposed to shrub)
  2. (n) any of various rotating shafts that serve as axes for larger rotating parts
  3. (n) a framework that supports climbing plants

Usage(s):

  1. The giant arbors were providing a framework for the temporary structure.
  2. The felling of the very old arbors lining the road evoked very strong emotions from the people living in the neighborhood.

News

  1. ANN ARBOR: Riverside Park to host 41st annual EcoRide

    Ann Arbor's Riverside Park will host the 41st annual EcoRide 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 23 for a day of fun centering around bicycling and sustainability.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The News-Herald

  2. Ann Arbor mayor: Commuter rail to Detroit can happen in 3 years with regional support

    Ann Arbor resident Nick Tobier and his 3-year-old son Oscar board a recently refurbished railcar for the proposed Ann Arbor-to-Detroit commuter rail service on display in downtown Ann Arbor on Friday.Ryan J. Stanton | AnnArbor.comNick Tobier and his 3-year-old...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: AnnArbor.com

  3. Arbor, the painting dog, auctions off work for $1000

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Rescue dog, turned internationally recognized painter, Arbor the Painting Dog, sold her latest painting, “Hope Through the...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Oklahoma's NewsChannel 4

Quotes

  1. "He'll be in Ann Arbor to stay," Nehlen told The AP. "It would be too hard for him to coach West Virginia in the bowl game. He's got a lot of work right away at Michigan, where he has to assemble a staff and catch up on recruiting."
    on Dec 16, 2007 By: Don Nehlen Source: ABC News

  2. "The opening of our initial concept store in Ann Arbor generated tremendous media attention including major stories in national newspapers and on television. We've had scores of retail executives from other companies, store designers, shopping...
    on Mar 28, 2008 By: George Jones Source: FOXBusiness

  3. "If you were anywhere in the Ann Arbor vicinity, you heard 'em," Rodriguez said, smiling. "The fans are frustrated. They want to play at a high level here, and that's OK. I hope they're not booing the kids, they're booing the coaches. We have...
    on Sep 27, 2008 By: Rich Rodriguez Source: ESPN

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