pepperidge definition

  • noun:
    • See sour gum.
    • Nyssa sylvatica, a medium-sized deciduous tree of united states.
    • A North US tree (Nyssa multiflora) with really difficult wood, good looking oval polished leaves, and incredibly acidic berries, -- the bad gum, or typical tupelo. See tupelo.
    • See piperidge.
    • The black-gum, sour-gum, or tupelo. See black-gum and Nyssa. Also piperidge.
    • columnar tree of eastern united states having horizontal limbs and little leaves that emerge belated in springtime while having brilliant shade during the early fall

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