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wych elmalso witch elm (wĭch)
A large elm (Ulmus glabra) native to Eurasia.
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a large-leaved European elm, Ulmus glabra, introduced in the U.S.
[1620–30; wych wych elm, Middle English wyche, Old English wice]
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|Noun||1.||wych elm - Eurasian elm often planted as a shade tree|
genus Ulmus, Ulmus - type genus of family Ulmaceae; deciduous trees having simple serrate leaves; widely distributed in temperate regions
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