American aspen

noun

Definition of American aspen

: a slender tree (Populus tremuloides) with quaking leaves native to eastern North America

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First Known Use of American aspen

1785, in the meaning defined above

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“American aspen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/American%20aspen. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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