Boston ivy

noun

Definition of Boston ivy

: a woody Asian vine (Parthenocissus tricuspidata) of the grape family typically having 3-lobed leaves

First Known Use of Boston ivy

circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Boston ivy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Boston%20ivy. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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