Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The moosewood, or striped maple.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The moosewood, or striped maple. See maple.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The striped maple, Acer Pennsylvanicum, thus named because used by boys to make whistles, the bark easily separating from a section of the stem in Spring.

Etymologies

whistle +‎ wood (Wiktionary)

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