alpine birch

noun

: a low shrub (Betula nana) native in high northern regions

Word History

First Known Use

1824, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alpine birch was in 1824

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“Alpine birch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20birch. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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