western paper birch

noun

Definition of western paper birch

: a birch (Betula fontinalis) of western North America resembling the paper birch of the northeastern U.S. but with brownish bark

called also mountain birch, swamp birch, western birch

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“Western paper birch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/western%20paper%20birch. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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