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An elm (Ulmus alata) of the central and eastern United States, having twigs with flattened corky outgrowths. Also called wahoo2.
a small tree, Ulmus alata, of SE North America, having twigs edged with flat, corky projections.
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|Noun||1.||winged elm - North American elm having twigs and young branches with prominent corky projections|
genus Ulmus, Ulmus - type genus of family Ulmaceae; deciduous trees having simple serrate leaves; widely distributed in temperate regions