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pepperwood

[pep-er-woo d]
noun
  1. California laurel(def 1).
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Origin of pepperwood

First recorded in 1855–60; pepper + wood1
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Examples from the Web for pepperwood

Historical Examples

  • The site is on a wide point of land covered with oaks and pepperwood trees.

    California Athabascan Groups

    Martin A. Baumhoff