eastern hemlock


noun

a hemlock, Tsuga canadensis, of eastern North America, having horizontal branches that often droop to the ground: the state tree of Pennsylvania.

Nearby words

  1. eastern empire,
  2. eastern establishment,
  3. eastern ghats,
  4. eastern gorilla,
  5. eastern hemisphere,
  6. eastern hindi,
  7. eastern kingbird,
  8. eastern lowland gorilla,
  9. eastern meadowlark,
  10. eastern orthodox

Also called Canada hemlock.

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