striped maple

striped maple

noun
a maple, Acer pensylvanicum, of northeastern North America, having white-striped bark.
Also called moosewood.


Origin:
1775–85, Americanism

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striped maple

noun
maple of eastern North America with striped bark and large two-lobed leaves clear yellow in autumn [syn: moosewood
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