Definitions for salix

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Salix, genus Salix(noun)

    a large and widespread genus varying in size from small shrubs to large trees: willows

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salix(noun)

    a genus of trees or shrubs including the willow, osier, and the like, growing usually in wet grounds

  2. Salix(noun)

    a tree or shrub of any kind of willow

  3. Origin: [L., the willow.]


  1. Salix

    Salix is a city in Woodbury County, Iowa, United States. It is part of the Sioux City, IA–NE–SD Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 363 at the 2010 census.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Salix

    A plant genus of the family SALICACEAE. Members contain salicin, which yields SALICYLIC ACID.

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