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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

quak′ing as′pen(n.)

  1. an aspen, Populus tremuloides, with heart-shaped leaves that tremble in the wind.

    Category: Plants

Origin of quaking aspen:

1785–95

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quaking aspen, European quaking aspen, Populus tremula(noun)

    Old World aspen with a broad much-branched crown; northwestern Europe and Siberia to North Africa

Wiktionary

  1. quaking aspen(Noun)

    Populus tremuloides, the American aspen, so called from its leaves whose flattened petioles cause them to tremble in the breeze.

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