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whitebeam

[hwahyt-beem, wahyt-] /ˈʰwaɪtˌbim, ˈwaɪt-/
noun
1.
a European tree, Sorbus aria, of the rose family, having leathery leaves, showy, white flowers, and mealy, orange-red or scarlet fruit.
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705; white + beam
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British Dictionary definitions for white beam

whitebeam

/ˈwaɪtˌbiːm/
noun
1.
a N temperate rosaceous tree, Sorbus aria, having leaves with dense white hairs on the undersurface and hard timber
2.
any of several similar and closely related trees
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