Synonyms of yellow poplar


1. tulipwood, true tulipwood, whitewood, white poplar, yellow poplar, wood

usage: light easily worked wood of a tulip tree; used for furniture and veneer

2. tulip tree, tulip poplar, yellow poplar, canary whitewood, Liriodendron tulipifera, angiospermous tree, flowering tree

usage: tall North American deciduous timber tree having large tulip-shaped greenish yellow flowers and conelike fruit; yields soft white woods used especially for cabinet work

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