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Lombardy poplar

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noun Lom·bar·dy poplar \ˈläm-ˌbär-dē-, -bər-\

Definition of Lombardy poplar

  1. :  a poplar of a staminate variety (Populus nigra italica) of a European poplar having a columnar shape and strongly ascending branches



Origin and Etymology of lombardy poplar

Lombardy, Italy


First Known Use: 1766


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