yellow poplar


noun

the wood of the tulip tree.

Nearby words

  1. yellow perch,
  2. yellow peril,
  3. yellow pikeperch,
  4. yellow pine,
  5. yellow poinciana,
  6. yellow puccoon,
  7. yellow rain,
  8. yellow rattle,
  9. yellow ribbon,
  10. yellow river

Origin of yellow poplar

An Americanism dating back to 1765–75

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British Dictionary definitions for yellow poplar

yellow poplar

noun

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