white poplar

noun

Definition of white poplar

  1. 1a :  a Eurasian poplar (Populus alba) that is widely cultivated and naturalized in the U.S. and has whitish bark and leaves with a white-tomentose lower surface b :  an aspen (Populus tremuloides) of the U.S. with small leaves and long petioles

  2. 2 :  the wood of a tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera)

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