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bigleaf maple

[big-leef]
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noun
  1. a tree, Acer macrophyllum, of western North America, having large, deeply lobed leaves and fragrant yellow flowers in drooping clusters.
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Origin of bigleaf maple

An Americanism dating back to 1900–05; big1 + leaf
Also called Oregon maple.
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