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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Pliable willow twigs used for furniture and basketry

Usage examples (32)
  • He gathered osier to make a basket for his new baby to sleep in.
  • They are small islands planted entirely with willows, and are called osier-holts.
  • The chairs were made from the osier, or water willow.
  •     Warily guarded they in baskets woven of osier. for more
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