vine maple

noun

Definition of vine maple

: a small maple (Acer circinatum) found from British Columbia to California that has spreading twisted branches that may form dense thickets

Examples of vine maple in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The design was meant to evoke imagery of the sword ferns and vine maple trees of the surrounding forest. oregonlive, 1 Sep. 2020 Native to the Northwest, vine maple really comes into its own in fall when the foliage lights up in lively shades of red and orange. oregonlive, 30 Aug. 2021 Native to the Northwest, vine maple really comes into its own in fall when the foliage lights up in lively shades of red and orange. oregonlive, 3 Nov. 2020 The design was meant to evoke imagery of the sword ferns and vine maple trees of the surrounding forest. oregonlive, 1 Sep. 2020 The design was meant to evoke imagery of the sword ferns and vine maple trees of the surrounding forest. oregonlive, 1 Sep. 2020 The design was meant to evoke imagery of the sword ferns and vine maple trees of the surrounding forest. oregonlive, 1 Sep. 2020 The design was meant to evoke imagery of the sword ferns and vine maple trees of the surrounding forest. oregonlive, 1 Sep. 2020 The design was meant to evoke imagery of the sword ferns and vine maple trees of the surrounding forest. oregonlive, 1 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of vine maple

1849, in the meaning defined above

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3 Oct 2021

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“Vine maple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vine%20maple. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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