false-acacia

false acacia

noun
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black locust

noun
1.
Also called false acacia, yellow locust. a North American tree, Robinia pseudoacacia, of the legume family, having pinnate leaves and clusters of fragrant white flowers.

Origin:
1780–90, Americanism

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false acacia
 
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See locust the locust tree

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