Definition of balsam poplar in English:

balsam poplar

Syllabification: bal·sam pop·lar

noun

  • A North American poplar tree that yields balsam.
    • Populus balsamifera, family Salicaceae
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    • Other less-common tree species included black spruce, jack pine, and balsam poplar.
    • White spruce forest also includes paper birch and balsam poplar.
    • Forest canopy layer was dominated by trembling aspen and white spruce, but also contained some black spruce and balsam poplar.

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