yellow-locust

yellow locust

noun

Origin:
1800–10, Americanism

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yellow locust

noun
large thorny tree of eastern and central United States having pinnately compound leaves and drooping racemes of white flowers; widely naturalized in many varieties in temperate regions [syn: black locust
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