Definition of Chittamwood

1. Noun. Shrubby tree of the Pacific coast of the United States; yields cascara sagrada.




2. Noun. Deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexico.

3. Noun. Shrubby tree of southern United States having large plumes of feathery flowers resembling puffs of smoke.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chittamwood

chitobiosylpyrophosphoryldolichol synthase
chitodextrinase
chiton
chitons
chitooligomer
chitooligomers
chitooligosaccharide
chitooligosaccharides
chitosamine
chitosan
chitosans
chitosome
chitotriosidase
chits
chittam bark
chittamwood (current term)
chitted
chittem bark
chitter
chittered
chittering
chitterlings
chitters
chittier
chitties
chittiest
chittimwood
chitting
chitty
chitupa

Literary usage of Chittamwood

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1. Plant Life of Alabama: An Account of the Distribution, Modes of Association by Charles Mohr (1901)
"... the American smoketree or chittamwood (Cut¡mix <-<>t<in>idi'x} in it« isolated localities in north Alabama and southwestern Missouri, ..."

2. Monograph by Geological Survey of Alabama (1913)
"Among them are the cedar, walnut, mulberry, sassafras, cherry, redbud, black locust and chittamwood, and several others show the same character in lesser ..."

3. Bulletin by Montana Agricultural Experiment Station, United States Soil Conservation Service (1905)
"... Cotinus) When tested at this station it has been found not to be hardy enough to withstand our climatic conditions. chittamwood: (Rhus ..."

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