Definitions

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

  • n. A North American birch tree (Betula papyrifera) having paperlike white bark used to make baskets, toy canoes, and other articles. Also called canoe birch.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A North American species of birch with white bark, Betula papyrifera.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the canoe birch tree (Betula papyracea).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See birch, 1, and canoe-birch.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. small American birch with peeling white bark often worked into e.g. baskets or toy canoes

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.