Definition of Black willow

1. Noun. North American shrubby willow having dark bark and linear leaves growing close to streams and lakes.

Exact synonyms: Salix Nigra, Swamp Willow
Group relationships: Genus Salix, Salix
Generic synonyms: Willow, Willow Tree

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Black Willow

black urine
black velvet
black vomit
black vulture
black vultures
black walnut
black walnut tree
black water
black wattle
black weevil
black whale
black widow
black widow spider
black widow spider venom
black widows
black willow (current term)
black woodpecker
black woodpeckers
blackamoor
blackamoors
blackamore
blackaviced
blackavised
blackback
blackback flounder
blackbacks
blackball
blackballed
blackballing
blackballs

Literary usage of Black willow

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1. The Principal Species of Wood: Their Characteristic Properties by Charles Henry Snow (1908)
"black willow (local and com- Willow (NY, Pa., NC, mon name). SC, Miss., Tex., Cal., Swamp Willow (XC, SC). Ky., Mo., Neb.). Locality. ..."

2. Dr. Chase's Family Physician, Farrier, Bee-keeper, and Second Receipt Book by Alvin Wood Chase (1874)
"The steaming and poulticing and fomenting had also failed ; he then tried the pussy willow, or black willow bark, pounded and mixed with cream, ..."

3. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"(S. longipes) black willow DD. Leaves glaucous beneath. ... (5. lasiandra) BLACK WILLOW BB. Stamens 2 on each scale of catkin. lustrous, pale beneath. (5. ..."

4. The Principal Species of Wood: Their Characteristic Properties by Charles Henry Snow (1908)
"black willow (local and com- Willow (NY, Pa., NC, mon name). SC, Miss., Tex., Cal., Swamp Willow (XC, SC). Ky., Mo., Neb.). Locality. ..."

5. Dr. Chase's Family Physician, Farrier, Bee-keeper, and Second Receipt Book by Alvin Wood Chase (1874)
"The steaming and poulticing and fomenting had also failed ; he then tried the pussy willow, or black willow bark, pounded and mixed with cream, ..."

6. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"(S. longipes) black willow DD. Leaves glaucous beneath. ... (5. lasiandra) BLACK WILLOW BB. Stamens 2 on each scale of catkin. lustrous, pale beneath. (5. ..."

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