greasewood

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noun grease·wood \ˈgrēs-ˌwu̇d\

Definition of greasewood

  1. :  a low stiff shrub (Sarcobatus vermiculatus) of the goosefoot family common in alkaline soils in the western U.S.; also :  any of various related or similar shrubs

1838

First Known Use of greasewood

1838


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