ilex ilex

Definition(s):

  • (n) a large genus of dicotyledonous trees and shrubs of the family Aquifoliaceae that have small flowers and berries (including hollies)

Usage(s):

  1. Here, under the pampered ilex trees, they waited their turn, munched bread and cheese, lounged against the new Buicks and Chryslers of hotel patrons who found Europe comfortable .
  2. Sitting under a red umbrella in the shade of a huge ilex tree (he could not bear strong sunlight), or walking briskly in his shaded garden, he kept his nose buried in documents .
  3. The Pope may enjoy strolling in the formal terraced gardens to the west of the Villa Pontificia, but he has shown liveliest interest in the ilex lanes, the olive, orange and .

News

  1. Man injured in shooting near Nestor

    SAN DIEGO – A man was wounded in a shooting in Nestor, and San Diego police sought the alleged assailant an officer said. Officers were called to the vicinity of Ilex Avenue and Saturn Boulevard about 11:45 p.m. Friday after …
    on June 16, 2013     Source: FOX 5 San Diego

  2. Forbes Consulting Group’s CEO Dr. David Forbes To Present at Insight Innovation Exchange Conference North America

    Forbes Consulting Group, the leading market research company that directly accesses and explains consumers’ authentic emotional reactions, today announced that CEO Dr. David Forbes will be a panelist at the Insight Innovation Exchange (IleX) North America conference June 17-19 in Philadelphia. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10832567.htm
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Seamus Heaney, of the Creggan Healthy Living Centre, said: "I find ILEX quite inaccessible to the voluntary sector. It should be tied in more to ILEX's overall development."
    on Feb 22, 2008 By: Seamus Heaney Source: Derry Today

  2. First Minister Ian Paisley said: "Sir Roy will bring this depth of experience in business and regeneration to the board of Ilex and continue the strategic momentum achieved at Ilex under Richard Sterling`s chairmanship."
    on Oct 22, 2007 By: Ian Paisley Source: U.TV

  3. "Ilex was set up to ramp up the economic growth of Derry," Mr Ramsey said. "The people of this city expected to see concrete results before now and we need to know what the barriers are so they can be removed. We need to know whether Ilex has...
    on Mar 16, 2005 By: Pat Ramsey Source: BBC News

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