aliso

noun
ali·​so | \ əˈlē(ˌ)zō, -sō \
plural -s

Definition of aliso

1 : any of several shrubs or trees of the genus Alnus
2 : the wood of an aliso

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First Known Use of aliso

1908, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for aliso

Spanish

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“Aliso.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aliso. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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