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tree yucca

noun
  1. Joshua tree.
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Origin of tree yucca

First recorded in 1955–60
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  • These are the curious Joshua-trees of the Mormons, which are called in California tree-yucca or yucca-palm.

    The Wild Flowers of California: Their Names, Haunts, and Habits

    Mary Elizabeth Parsons