white maple

noun

Definition of white maple

1a : any of several maples having pale bark: such as
(2) : oregon maple
(3) : red maple
2 : the clear pale sapwood of a sugar maple (Acer saccharum)

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First Known Use of white maple

1774, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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“White maple.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20maple. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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