wolf tree

noun

Definition of wolf tree

: a very large forest tree that has a wide-spreading crown and inhibits or prevents the growth of smaller trees around it

First Known Use of wolf tree

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Wolf tree.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wolf%20tree. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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