from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of plants, of two or three species, natural order Urticaceœ, nearly allied to the mulberry, natives of eastern Asia and the Pacific islands.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a genus of shade trees including the paper mulberry (Broussonetia papyrifera) of East Asia.

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  • noun paper mulberry


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