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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A tree, Betula papyrifera or papyracea, also known as the paper-birch, and sometimes as the white birch, the tough durable bark of which is used for making canoes in North America by the Indians and others. The bark of the young trees is chalky-white.

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