"tupelo" Definition

  1. n. A North American tree (Nyssa multiflora) of the Dogwood family, having brilliant, glossy foliage and acid red berries. The wood is crossgrained and very difficult to split. Called also black gum, sour gum, and pepperidge.

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Position in dictionary: 103689 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "tupelo": 1
Words that end with "tupelo": 2
Words that contain "tupelo": 2
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English Dictionary Definition of tupelo

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