almond willow

noun

Definition of almond willow

1 : an Old World willow (Salix amygdalina) that has light green leaves and is cultivated for use in basketry

called also black Hollander

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First Known Use of almond willow

circa 1763, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Almond willow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/almond%20willow. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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