silver poplar


noun

Origin of silver poplar

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50
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Examples from the Web for silver poplar

  • Crowns consisting of other flowers, and leaves of the ivy and silver-poplar, are frequently mentioned.

  • Lois shrank back against the silver-poplar tree, and put her hands up to her face.

    John Ward, Preacher|Margaret Deland