Norway maple

noun

Definition of Norway maple

: a Eurasian maple (Acer platanoides) with dark green or often reddish or red veined leaves that is much planted for shade in the U.S.

First Known Use of Norway maple

1731, in the meaning defined above

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“Norway maple.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Norway%20maple. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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