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1. A deciduous shrub (Dirca palustris) of eastern North America, having tough flexible branches, pliable bark, and small yellow flowers. Also called moosewood, wicopy.
2. See titi1.
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1. (Plants) Also called: wicopy a North American thymelaeaceous shrub, Dirca palustris, with pale yellow flowers and tough flexible branches
2. (Plants) any of various Australian shrubs of the family Cunoniaceae
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an American shrub, Dirca palustris, with flexible, leathery bark.
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|Noun||1.||leatherwood - shrub or small tree of southeastern United States to West Indies and Brazil; grown for the slender racemes of white flowers and orange and crimson foliage|
genus Cyrilla - one species: trees and shrubs having flowers with acute or twisted petals and wingless fruit
|2.||leatherwood - deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow flowers|
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