alpine ash

noun

: a tall Australian timber tree (Eucalyptus gigantea) having the lower part of the trunk covered with thick woolly gray bark

Word History

First Known Use

1933, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alpine ash was in 1933

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“Alpine ash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20ash. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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