Definition of Ropebark
1. Noun. Deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow flowers.
Group relationships: Dirca, Genus Dirca
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ropebark
Literary usage of Ropebark
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American homoeopathic pharmacœia by Joseph T. O'Connor (1883)
"ropebark. Wi- • :irly sessile leaves are alternate, oval- i. damp woods in the United States us 1 ..."
2. The American Homœopathic Pharmacopœia by Boericke & Tafel (1882)
"The leatherwood, also called moosewood, ropebark, and, in New England, u'icopy, grows in rich damp woods ... Common Names, Leatherwood. Moosewood. ropebark. ..."
3. The New General and Mining Telegraph Code by Charles Algernon Moreing, Thomas Neal (1907)
"In the present uncertain state of affairs :t7.165 ropebark . Uncertain how long it may last 27.166 ..."