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silver poplar

noun
  1. white poplar(def 1).
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Origin of silver poplar

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50
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Historical Examples

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

    John Ward, Preacher

    Margaret Deland

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