moose-wood

moosewood

[moos-wood]

Origin:
1770–80, Americanism; moose + wood1

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moose-wood

noun
1. maple of eastern North America with striped bark and large two-lobed leaves clear yellow in autumn [syn: moosewood
2. deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow flowers [syn: leatherwood
moosewood

noun
1. maple of eastern North America with striped bark and large two-lobed leaves clear yellow in autumn 
2. deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow flowers [syn: leatherwood
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