from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The great sallow, Salix Caprea. See palm, 3.


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  • Add that this colouring kept an April freshness; add, too, her mother's height and more than her mother's grace of movement, an outline virginally severe yet flexuous as a palm-willow in April winds; and you have

    Hetty Wesley Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch 1903

  • Spotted orchis leaves are up, and the palm-willow bears its yellow pollen.

    Field and Hedgerow Being the Last Essays of Richard Jefferies Richard Jefferies 1867


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