Definition of Tupelo family

1. Noun. A family of dicotyledonous trees of order Myrtales that includes the sour gum trees.




Lexicographical Neighbors of Tupelo Family

tunnies
tunning
tunnings
tunny
tuns
tuny
tupaia
tupaiid
tupaiidae
tupaiids
tupal
tupek
tupeks
tupelo
tupelo family (current term)
tupelo tree
tupelos
tuperssuatsiaite
tupik
tupiks
tuple
tuples
tuplet
tuplets
tupman
tupmen
tupo
tupos
tupped

Literary usage of Tupelo family

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1. Plant Materials of Decorative Gardening: The Woody Plants by William Trelease (1917)
"tupelo family. A very small family yielding the important tupelo-gum or black-gum lumber; the following one of the best of autumn coloring trees. NYSSA. ..."

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