a maple, Acer macrophyllum, of western North America, characterized by dark green, thickened leaves that may reach 12 inches (30 centimeters) or more in width.
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Origin of broad-leaved maple
An Americanism dating back to 1885–90
Words nearby broad-leaved maple
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