Middle English Dictionary Entry

elm(e n.
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(a) The wych elm (Ulmus montana), native to Britain, and the (so-called) common elm (u. campestris), which is Eurasian and apparently introduced; also in surnames; (b) elm wood.
(a) elme bord; (b) elme haie, elm grove (as a place name); (c) elme tre.