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/ˈpäplər/,
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poplars, plural;
  1. A tall, fast-growing tree of north temperate regions, widely grown in shelter belts and for timber and pulp


  1. soft light-colored non-durable wood of the poplar
  2. any of numerous trees of north temperate regions having light soft wood and flowers borne in catkins
  3. Populus is a genus of 25–35 species of deciduous flowering plants in the family Salicaceae, native to most of the Northern Hemisphere. English names variously applied to different species include poplar, aspen, and cottonwood.
  4. is a convenience store franchise chain in Japan.
  5. Poplar is a station on the Port Authority of Allegheny County's light rail network, located in Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania. The street level stop is located in a densely populated residential area. ...
  6. Poplar was a parliamentary constituency centred on the Poplar district of the East End of London. It returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
  7. (Poplars (Monet)) The Poplar Series paintings were made by Claude Monet in the summer and fall of 1891. The magnificent trees were in a marsh along the banks of the Epte River a few kilometers upstream from Monet's home and studio. ...
  8. Any of various deciduous trees of the genus Populus
  9. (Poplars) To dream of seeing poplars, is an omen of good, if they are in leaf or bloom. For a young woman to stand by her lover beneath the blossoms and leaves of a tulip poplar, she will realize her most extravagant hopes. Her lover will be handsome and polished. ...
  10. A fast-growing, tall tree whose timber was used for construction work.
  11. Heb. libneh (Gen., xxx, 37; Osee, iv, 13). Arab. lubna, Styrax officinalis, certainly identified with the tree from the inner layer of whose bark the officinal storax is obtained.
  12. A softwood from the Birch family often used as a secondary wood in furniture construction.
  13. Raising taxes while cutting services never makes a government poplar.
  14. A strong versatile wood with a blond-to-brown coloring and straight uniform graining. It is ideal for furniture with painted, enameled or stained finishes.
  15. A white wood with yellow undertones that is widely known for its flexibility and is commonly used for kitchen cabinets and plywood.
  16. (Populus euphratica) is another of the trees Jacob peeled (Genesis 30:37). It grows beside water, especially the rivers Euphrates and Jordan. It is a tall tree with shaking leaves and numerous suckering shoots around its base. The white poplar (P. ...
  17. A member of the willow family. Its wood is used in furniture core stock, crates, and plywood. In North America: Populus tretnula, aspen, P. balsamifera, cottonwood, P. tacamahaca, and balsam poplar.
  18. A tiny, defunct toy company that seems to have been operating in partnership with Clover. Poplar produced toys for the Srungle and Acrobunch animated series. See also the exciting Srungle Data File.
  19. This wood species is a smooth, fine-grained hardwood with a relatively smooth texture. It is mostly light in color, but it also features dramatic color variation. Applying darker stained finishes or painted finishes to the wood will help minimize these color shifts.
  20. A type of hardwood that has an excellent quality for furniture construction.