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Oregon maple

noun

bigleaf maple

[big-leef] /ˈbɪgˌlif/
noun
1.
a tree, Acer macrophyllum, of western North America, having large, deeply lobed leaves and fragrant yellow flowers in drooping clusters.
Also called Oregon maple.
Origin of bigleaf maple
1900-1905
1900-05, Americanism; big1 + leaf
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  • Oregon maple is converted into flooring of the ordinary tongued and grooved kind, and also into parquet flooring.

    American Forest Trees Henry H. Gibson

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