yellow poplar

noun
1.
tulip tree ( def 1 ).
2.
the wood of the tulip tree.

Origin:
1765–75, Americanism

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yellow poplar
 
n
tulip tree another name for tulipwood

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Finally, toward the end of the season the last show of color is provided by the yellow poplar.
All species except yellow poplar and dogwood increased from last year's estimate.
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