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Dew vs. Yew

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Main Difference

The main difference between Dew and Yew is that the Dew is a water in the form of droplets that appears on thin, exposed objects in the morning or evening and Yew is a common name given to various species of trees

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  • Dew (noun)

    Any moisture from the atmosphere condensed by cool bodies upon their surfaces.

  • Dew (noun)

    Moisture in the air that settles on plants, etc in the morning, resulting in drops.

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  • Dew (noun)

    An instance of such moisture settling on plants, etc.

    "There was a heavy dew this morning."

  • Dew (noun)

    Anything that falls lightly and in a refreshing manner.

  • Dew (noun)

    An emblem of morning, or fresh vigour.

  • Dew (verb)

    To wet with, or as if with, dew; to moisten.

  • Yew (noun)

    A species of coniferous tree, Taxus baccata, with dark-green flat needle-like leaves and seeds bearing red arils, native to western, central and southern Europe, northwest Africa, northern Iran and southwest Asia.

  • Yew (noun)

    Any tree or shrub of the genus Taxus.

  • Yew (noun)

    Other conifers resembling plants in genus Taxus

  • Yew (noun)

    in family Podocarpaceae

  • Yew (noun)

    The wood of the such trees.

  • Yew (noun)

    A bow for archery, made of yew wood.

  • Yew (adjective)

    Made from the wood of the yew tree.

    "yewen"

Wiktionary
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  • Dew (noun)

    Moisture from the atmosphere condensed by cool bodies upon their surfaces, particularly at night.

  • Dew (noun)

    Figuratively, anything which falls lightly and in a refreshing manner.

  • Dew (noun)

    An emblem of morning, or fresh vigor.

  • Dew

    To wet with dew or as with dew; to bedew; to moisten; as with dew.

  • Dew (adjective)

    Same as Due, or Duty.

  • Yew (verb)

    See Yaw.

  • Yew (noun)

    An evergreen tree (Taxus baccata) of Europe, allied to the pines, but having a peculiar berrylike fruit instead of a cone. It frequently grows in British churchyards.

  • Yew (noun)

    The wood of the yew. It is light red in color, compact, fine-grained, and very elastic. It is preferred to all other kinds of wood for bows and whipstocks, the best for these purposes coming from Spain.

  • Yew (noun)

    A bow for shooting, made of the yew.

  • Yew (adjective)

    Of or pertaining to yew trees; made of the wood of a yew tree; as, a yew whipstock.

Webster Dictionary
  • Dew (noun)

    water that has condensed on a cool surface overnight from water vapor in the air;

    "in the morning the grass was wet with dew"

  • Yew (noun)

    wood of a yew; especially the durable fine-grained light brown or red wood of the English yew valued for cabinetwork and archery bows

  • Yew (noun)

    any of numerous evergreen trees or shrubs having red cup-shaped berries and flattened needlelike leaves

Princeton's WordNet

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