poplar tree

poplar tree
any of numerous trees of north temperate regions having light soft wood and flowers borne in catkins
Syn: ↑poplar
Hypernyms: ↑angiospermous tree, ↑flowering tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Populus, ↑genus Populus
Substance Meronyms: ↑poplar

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  • POPLAR — (Heb. צַפְצָפָה), tree. The Populus euphratica grows wild on the banks of the Jordan. Its leaves are usually broad though some are long and narrow, resembling those of the willow. In Israel the white poplar, Populus alba, is grown as an… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Tree — /tree/, n. Sir Herbert Beerbohm /bear bohm/, (Herbert Beerbohm), 1853 1917, English actor and theater manager; brother of Max Beerbohm. * * * I Woody perennial plant. Most trees have a single self supporting trunk containing woody tissues, and in …   Universalium

  • Poplar — Pop lar, n. [OE. popler, OF. poplier, F. peuplier, fr. L. populus poplar.] (Bot.) 1. Any tree of the genus {Populus}; also, the timber, which is soft, and capable of many uses. [1913 Webster] Note: The aspen poplar is {Populus tremula} and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • poplar — ► NOUN ▪ a tall, slender tree, often grown in shelter belts or for wood and pulp. ORIGIN Latin populus …   English terms dictionary