vine-maple

vine maple

noun
a maple, Acer circinatum, of the western coast of North America, often having vinelike or prostrate stems that form dense thickets.

Origin:
1870–75, Americanism

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vine maple

noun
small maple of northwestern North America having prostrate stems that root freely and form dense thickets 
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