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abele

[uh-beel, ey-buh l] /əˈbil, ˈeɪ bəl/
noun
1.
the white poplar tree, Populus alba.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; < Dutch abeel, Middle Dutch abeel, aubeel < Old French aubel, albel < Late Latin albellus, equivalent to Latin alb(us) white + -ellus diminutive suffix
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abele

/əˈbiːl; ˈeɪbəl/
noun
1.
another name for white poplar
Word Origin
C16: from Dutch abeel, ultimately related to Latin albus white
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