diamond willow


noun

a small willow tree or shrub, Salix bebbiana, of northern North America, having a gray bark often with diamond-shaped furrows caused by fungi.
the slender stems of this tree, often carved into furniture, walking sticks, and other decorative objects.

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  2. diamond skin disease,
  3. diamond snake,
  4. diamond state,
  5. diamond wedding,
  6. diamond-leaf laurel,
  7. diamond-point spoon,
  8. diamondback,
  9. diamondback moth,
  10. diamondback rattlesnake

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British Dictionary definitions for diamond willow

diamond willow

noun

Canadian wood that may come from any species of willow and has a diamond pattern in the grain, used for making walking sticks, table lamps, etc
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