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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furniture;
[syn: sweet birch, cherry birch, black birch, Betula lenta]

2. birch of swamps and river bottoms throughout the eastern United States having reddish-brown bark;
[syn: black birch, river birch, red birch, Betula nigra]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

black birch n 1: common birch of the eastern United States having spicy brown bark yielding a volatile oil and hard dark wood used for furniture [syn: sweet birch, cherry birch, black birch, Betula lenta] 2: birch of swamps and river bottoms throughout the eastern United States having reddish-brown bark [syn: black birch, river birch, red birch, Betula nigra]