great maple


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Noun1.great maple - Eurasian maple tree with pale grey bark that peels in flakes like that of a sycamore treegreat maple - Eurasian maple tree with pale grey bark that peels in flakes like that of a sycamore tree; leaves with five ovate lobes yellow in autumn
maple - any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone
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Just looking at Liverpool specifically,I can go back to the likes of Johnny Cook from the great Maple Leaf club in Bootle and Alfie Mathews who fought out of Litherland.
Maple syrup may be the most well known, but there are many other great maple products being created today that your customers may be unaware of.
Red maple seeds, crimson as cherries, with their intricate fingerprint whorls, are scattered technicolor everywhere, and beneath one great maple tree, we spy a huge blacksnake lying motionless, shedding its skin--eyes milky blue and unseeing.