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American elm

an elm, Ulmus americana, of North America, cultivated for shade and ornament: state tree of Massachusetts, Nebraska, and North Dakota.
Historical Examples

In its appearance it is said to have ‘less grace than the American elm, but more stateliness and grandeur.’
Forest Life and Forest Trees: comprising winter camp-life among the loggers, and wild-wood adventure. John S. Springer

Leaves, larger than American elm, are rough when rubbed either way.
The Principal Species of Wood: Their Characteristic Properties Charles H. (Charles Henry) Snow


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