wicopy


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wic·o·py

 (wĭk′ə-pē)
n. pl. wic·o·pies

[Eastern Abenaki wìkəpi, inner bark used for cordage.]
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wicopy

(ˈwɪkəpɪ)
n, pl -pies
(Plants) any of various North American trees, shrubs, or herbaceous plants, esp the leatherwood, various willowherbs, and the basswood
[C18: from Cree wikupiy inner bark, willow bark]
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leath•er•wood

(ˈlɛð ərˌwʊd)

n.
an American shrub, Dirca palustris, with flexible, leathery bark.
[1735–45, Amer.]
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Noun1.wicopy - deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow flowerswicopy - deciduous shrub of eastern North America having tough flexible branches and pliable bark and small yellow flowers
Dirca, genus Dirca - deciduous shrub of North America: leatherwood
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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