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Look up Ash in Wiktionary, the free dictionary.


Ash may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 151 languages. ...

Products of fire, incineration or combustion

For other uses, see Fire (disambiguation). ... Incinerator bottom ash (IBA) is a form of ash produced in incineration facilities. ... Ash plume from Mt Cleveland, a stratovolcano Diamond Head, a well-known backdrop to Waikiki in Hawaii, is an ash cone that solidified into tuff Volcanic ash consists of very fine rock and mineral particles less than 2 mm in diameter that are ejected from a volcanic vent. ... One of the components in the proximate analysis of biological materials, consisting mainly of carbonates and bicarbonates of metals. ... Fly ash (one of several coal combustion products, or CCPs) is the finely divided mineral residue resulting from the combustion of coal in electric generating plants. ... Bottom ash refers to the non combustible constituents of coal with traces of combustibles embedded in forming clinkers and sticking to hot side walls of furnace during the furnace working. ... The crematorium at Haycombe Cemetery, Bath, England. ...


  • Ash tree, any tree of the genus Fraxinus, or the wood from those trees
  • Mountain Ash, any of several other trees
  • Prickly Ash, any of several species of the genus Zanthoxylum

Species See text European Ash in flower Narrow-leafed Ash (Fraxinus angustifolia) shoot with leaves Closeup of European Ash seeds 19th century illustration of Manna Ash (Fraxinus ornus) An ash can be any of four different tree genera from four very distinct families (see end of page for disambiguation), but... Mountain Ash is a name used for several unrelated trees. ... Species See text Zanthoxylum (from the Greek ξανθὸν ξύλον, yellow wood) is a genus of about 250 species of deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs in the family Rutaceae, native to warm temperate and subtropical areas worldwide. ...


Sodium carbonate or soda ash, Na2CO3, is a sodium salt of carbonic acid. ... In semiconductor manufacturing plasma ashing is the process of removing the photoresist from an etched wafer. ...

Media and entertainment

  • Ash (ballet) by Peter Martins (1991)
  • Ash (comic)
  • Ash (band)
  • Ash (director), independent filmmaker
  • ASH: Archaic Sealed Heat, a video game

Ash is an American comic created by Joe Quesada and Jimmy Palmiotti. ... Ash are an alternative rock band that formed in Downpatrick, Northern Ireland in 1992. ... Ash (born 1967, London, England, UK) is an independent film-maker known for his frugal budgets. ...


  • Æ, a letter used in Old English texts
  • Near-open front unrounded vowel, the vowel sound represented by the æ symbol

For Æ, the Irish writer, see George William Russell. ... Vowels Near-close Close-mid Mid Open-mid Near-open Open Where symbols appear in pairs, the one to the right represents a rounded vowel. ...

Companies, organizations and schools

No smoking symbol Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) is a pressure group which seeks to publicise the health risks associated with tobacco smoking and campaigns for greater restrictions thereon. ... The American School of the Hague (ASH) is an American school in Wassenaar, the Netherlands, located on the Rijksstraatweg. ... Mesa Airlines is an American regional airline based in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. ... Nashua Municipal Airport (IATA: ASH, ICAO: KASH, FAA LID: ASH), also known as Boire Field, is a public airport located three miles (5 km) northwest of the central business district (CBD) of Nashua, a city in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA. This general aviation airport covers 392 acres and has... Look up Alien in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


In Australia

Ashburton Station Platform Ashburton railway station (station code: ASH) is on the Alamein line in Melbourne, Australia. ...

In the United Kingdom

Ash is a small civil parish in the South Derbyshire district of Derbyshire, with a population of 98 (2001 census). ... , Ash is a village in Devon, England. ... Ash is a settlement and civil parish in the borough of Guildford, Surrey, with a population of 17,549 according to the 2001 census. ... Ash is a hamlet approximately 1 km east of the village of Salway, Dorset, England at 50. ... Ash is a hamlet approximately 1 km north of the village of Stourpaine, Dorset, England at 50. ... Ash is a village in East Kent lying about three miles west of Sandwich. ... Ash-cum-Ridley is a civil parish in the Sevenoaks district of Kent, England. ... Ash is a hamlet in Somerset, England, situated five kilometres south east of Taunton in the North Somerset district. ... Ash is a village and parish in Somerset, England, situated six miles north west of Yeovil in the South Somerset district. ...

In the United States

Ash is an unincorporated community in Douglas County, Oregon, United States, south of Loon Lake. ... Brunswick County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. ...

Other meanings

Ash was the ancient Berber god of oases, and thus was viewed as a benign deity. ... Ash railway station serves the village of Ash in Surrey, England. ... The Almquist shell (ash) is Kenneth Almquists clone of the Bourne shell. ... alt. ... The American Shorthair is the most popular and most prevalent breed. ... The Bisnovat (later Molniya) R-4 (NATO reporting name AA-5 Ash) was an early Soviet long-range air_to_air missile. ... This article, image, template or category should belong in one or more categories. ...

See also

Ash is a surname, and may refer to Brandon Ash, American racing driver Brian Ash, American screenwriter Captain Ash, fictional character from TimeSplitters Daniel Ash, British guitarist Ed Ash, American car engine constructor Eric Ash, British electrical engineer and former Rector of Imperial College Gord Ash, baseball manager Harihiko Ash... Ashe is a kebele name. ... Ashes may refer to: The Ashes, the Test cricket series between England and Australia The Womens Ashes, the womens Test cricket series between England and Australia Ashes (album), by goth metal band Tristania Ashes (film) is a film by the Polish director Andrzej Wajda Ashes (novel) is a... Ashley may refer to: // Rem. ... Image File history File links Disambig_gray. ...

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The Ashes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (4905 words)
The Ashes urn is reputed to contain a burnt set of bails symbolising the death of English cricket.
In the 1990s, given Australia's long dominance of the Ashes series, and the by now universal acceptance of the Darnley urn as ‘The Ashes’, the idea was mooted that the victorious team in an Ashes series should be awarded the urn as a trophy and allowed to retain it until the next series.
Although this won England the Ashes, it caused such a furore in Australia that diplomats had to intervene to prevent serious harm to Anglo-Australian relations, and the MCC eventually changed the laws of cricket to prevent anyone from using the tactic again.
2005 Ashes series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (9521 words)
The 2005 Ashes series was that year's edition of the long-standing and storied cricket rivalry between England and Australia.
However, with the Ashes going to Australia in the event of a drawn series, there was still all to play for at The Oval.
The final match to decide the fate of the legendary Ashes urn finally began, and the proverbial first blood was drawn by England as Michael Vaughan won his third toss of the series (much to the delight of the Brit Oval crowd).
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