Definition of mountain beech in English:

mountain beech

Pronunciation /ˌmaʊntɪn ˈbiːtʃ/

noun

  • 1Australian A small evergreen tree, Lomatia myricoides (family Proteaceae).

  • 2New Zealand A southern beech, Nothofagus solandri var. cliffortioides, of subalpine forests.

Origin

Early 18th century (in an earlier sense). From mountain + beech.