black birch

noun

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Recent Examples on the Web Volunteers have been cutting down larger maples and black birch that eventually would have crowded out the cedars. Peter Marteka, courant.com, "Stonington Is Host To Rare Atlantic White Cedar Swamp," 4 Feb. 2018 Smaller maples and black birch also have been removed and smaller cedars from the preserve planted in their place. Peter Marteka, courant.com, "Stonington Is Host To Rare Atlantic White Cedar Swamp," 4 Feb. 2018

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1674, in the meaning defined above

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“Black birch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black%20birch. Accessed 24 Feb. 2020.

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