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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of numerous trees of north temperate regions having light soft wood and flowers borne in catkins; Soft light-colored nondurable wood

Usage examples (33)
  • I think the tulip poplar is actually a type of magnolia tree.
  • In the wood-ways, the poplar is putting on "a bonnie green gown."
  • That said, one of the easiest finishes I know about for hardwoods like poplar is Danish oil.
  • The white poplar is superior to the black, in that it dries more quickly and emits a greater heat. for more
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