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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Southwestern U.S. A poplar tree, especially a cottonwood.

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  • n. A poplar tree of Southwestern U.S.; the cottonwood.

Etymologies

Spanish álamo.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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