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Populus is a genus of 25–35 species of deciduous flowering plants in the family Salicaceae, native to most of the Northern Hemisphere. [1]

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Abel Meeropol (February 14, 1903 – October 29, 1986) was an American writer, teacher and song-writer, whose works were published under his pseudonym Lewis Allan. His best-known song is "Strange Fruit" (1937), especially as recorded by Billie Holiday.

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Aspen is a common name for certain tree species; some, but not all, are classified by botanists in the section ''Populus'', of the poplar genus.

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Bark is the outermost layers of stems and roots of woody plants.

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Binsey Poplars is a poem by Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844–1889), written in 1879.

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A biofuel is a fuel that is produced through contemporary biological processes, such as agriculture and anaerobic digestion, rather than a fuel produced by geological processes such as those involved in the formation of fossil fuels, such as coal and petroleum, from prehistoric biological matter.

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Biomass is biological material derived from living, or recently living organisms.

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A boreal ecosystem is an ecosystem with a subarctic climate in the Northern Hemisphere, roughly between latitude 45° to 65°N.

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The bow drill is an ancient form of drilling tool.

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Camembert is a soft, creamy, surface-ripened cow's milk cheese.

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In botany a capsule is a type of simple, dry fruit produced by many species of flowering plants.

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Carl Linnaeus (23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von LinnéBlunt (2004), p. 171.

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A catkin or ament is a slim, cylindrical flower cluster, with inconspicuous or no petals, usually wind-pollinated (anemophilous) but sometimes insect-pollinated (as in Salix).

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Chopsticks are shaped pairs of equal length sticks that have been used as the traditional ancient kitchen and eating utensils in virtually all of East Asia for over six thousand years.

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Christ Church Meadow is a well-known flood-meadow, and popular walking and picnic spot in Oxford, England.

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Clogs are a type of footwear made in part or completely from wood.

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A cultivarCultivar has two meanings as explained under Formal definition. When used in reference to a taxon, the word does not apply to an individual plant but to all those plants sharing the unique characteristics that define the cultivar.

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Deciduous means "falling off at maturity" or "tending to fall off", and it is typically used in order to refer to trees or shrubs that lose their leaves seasonally (most commonly during autumn) and to the shedding of other plant structures such as petals after flowering or fruit when ripe.

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Dehiscence is the splitting at maturity along a built-in line of weakness in a plant structure in order to release its contents, and is common among fruits, anthers and sporangia.

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Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is a molecule that carries most of the genetic instructions used in the development, functioning and reproduction of all known living organisms and many viruses.

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DNA sequencing is the process of determining the precise order of nucleotides within a DNA molecule.

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The drum is a member of the percussion group of musical instruments.

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An electric guitar is a guitar that uses a pickup to convert the vibration of its strings into electrical impulses.

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An energy crop is a plant grown as a low-cost and low-maintenance harvest used to make biofuels, such as bioethanol, or combusted for its energy content to generate electricity or heat.

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Energy forestry is a form of forestry in which a fast-growing species of tree or woody shrub is grown specifically to provide biomass or biofuel for heating or power generation.

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English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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The eudicots, Eudicotidae or eudicotyledons are a monophyletic clade of flowering plants that had been called tricolpates or non-magnoliid dicots by previous authors.

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A flower, sometimes known as a bloom or blossom, is the reproductive structure found in flowering plants (plants of the division Magnoliophyta, also called angiosperms).

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The flowering plants (angiosperms), also known as Angiospermae or Magnoliophyta, are the most diverse group of land plants.

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In botany, a fruit is a part of a flowering plant that derives from specific tissues of the flower, one or more ovaries, and in some cases accessory tissues.

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Reverend Father Gerard Manley Hopkins, S.J. (28 July 1844 – 8 June 1889) was an English poet, Roman Catholic convert, and a Jesuit priest, whose posthumous fame established him among the leading Victorian poets.

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The harp is a stringed musical instrument which has a number of individual strings running at an angle to its soundboard, which are plucked with the fingers.

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Haryana is a state in North India with its capital as Chandigarh.

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In biology a hybrid, also known as cross breed, is the result of mixing, through sexual reproduction, two animals or plants of different breeds, varieties, species or genera.

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Iași (also referred to as Jassy or Iassy) is the largest city in eastern Romania and the seat of Iași County.

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Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe.

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A larva (plural larvae) is a distinct juvenile form many animals undergo before metamorphosis into adults.

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A leaf is an organ of a vascular plant and is the principal lateral appendage of the stem.

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A lenticel is a porous tissue consisting of cells with large intercellular spaces in the periderm of the secondarily thickened organs and the bark of woody stems and roots of dicotyledonous flowering plants.

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The Lepidoptera is an order of insects that includes moths and butterflies (both called lepidopterans).

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Liriodendron (Myaamia: oonseentia) is a genus of two species of characteristically large deciduous trees in the magnolia family (Magnoliaceae).

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Liriodendron tulipifera—known as the tulip tree, American tulip tree, tuliptree, tulip poplar, whitewood, fiddle-tree, and yellow poplar—is the Western Hemisphere representative of the two-species genus Liriodendron, and the tallest eastern hardwood.

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Poplars, Populus spp., are used as food plants by the larvae of a large number of Lepidoptera species.

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Lumber (American English; timber in Australian English, British English, Hiberno-English, and New Zealand English) is wood that has been processed into beams and planks, a stage in the process of wood production.

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A luthier is someone who makes or repairs string instruments generally consisting of a neck and a sound box.

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Lynching is an extrajudicial punishment by an informal group.

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The Malpighiales comprise one of the largest orders of flowering plants, containing about species, about 7.8% of the eudicots.

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A match is a tool for starting a fire.

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Mihai Eminescu (born Mihail Eminovici; 15 January 1850 – 15 June 1889) was a Romantic poet, novelist and journalist, often regarded as the most famous and influential Romanian poet.

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The Mona Lisa (Monna Lisa or La Gioconda, La Joconde) is a half-length portrait of a woman by the Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci, which has been acclaimed as "the best known, the most visited, the most written about, the most sung about, the most parodied work of art in the world".

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The Northern Hemisphere of Earth is the half that is north of the equator.

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Ornamental plants are plants that are grown for decorative purposes in gardens and landscape design projects, as houseplants, for cut flowers and specimen display.

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Oxford is a city in the South East region of England and the county town of Oxfordshire.

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Pacific Albus is a hybrid Poplar grown in the Pacific Northwest, near Boardman, Oregon.

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A pallet, sometimes inaccurately called a skid (a skid has no bottom deck boards), is a flat transport structure that supports goods in a stable fashion while being lifted by a forklift, pallet jack, front loader, work saver, or other jacking device.

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Pando (Latin for "I spread"), also known as The Trembling Giant, is a clonal colony of a single male quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides) determined to be a single living organism by identical genetic markers and assumed to have one massive underground root system.

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A panel painting is a painting made on a flat panel made of wood, either a single piece, or a number of pieces joined together.

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Paper is a thin material produced by pressing together moist fibres of cellulose pulp derived from wood, rags or grasses, and drying them into flexible sheets.

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Petals are modified leaves that surround the reproductive parts of flowers.

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In botany, the petiole is the stalk that attaches the leaf blade to the stem.

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Picea sitchensis, the Sitka spruce, is a large coniferous evergreen tree growing to almost 100 m (330 ft) tall, and with a trunk diameter at breast height that can exceed 5 m (16 ft) (see List of superlative trees).

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Plants, also called green plants, are multicellular eukaryotes of the kingdom Plantae.

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Plant reproductive morphology is concerned with the physical form and structure (the morphology) of those parts of plants directly or indirectly concerned with sexual reproduction.

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A plantation is a large piece of land (or water) usually in a tropical or semitropical area where one crop is specifically planted for widespread commercial sale and usually tended by resident laborers.

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Pleurotus populinus, the aspen oyster mushroom, is a gilled fungus native to North America.

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Plywood is a sheet material manufactured from thin layers or "plies" of wood veneer that are glued together with adjacent layers having their wood grain rotated up to 90 degrees to one another.

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Popal Walk is wide footpath running north–south in Christ Church Meadow, Oxford, England.

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Populous is a computer game designed by Peter Molyneux for Bullfrog, released originally for the Amiga in 1989, and is regarded by many as the first god game.

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Populus adenopoda, known commonly as the Chinese aspen, is a species of poplar found in China.

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Populus alba, commonly called abele,Webb, C. J.; Sykes, W. R.; Garnock-Jones, P. J. 1988: Flora of New Zealand.

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Populus angustifolia is a species of poplar tree known by the common names narrowleaf cottonwood and willow-leaved poplar.

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Populus balsamifera, commonly called balsam poplar, bam, bamtree, eastern balsam poplar, hackmatack, tacamahac poplar, tacamahaca, is a tree species in the balsam poplar species group in the poplar genus, Populus. The genus name Populus is from the Latin for poplar, and the specific epithet balsamifera from Latin for "balsam-bearing".

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Populus deltoides, the eastern cottonwood, is a cottonwood poplar native to North America, growing throughout the eastern, central, and southwestern United States, the southernmost part of eastern Canada, and northeastern Mexico.

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Populus euphratica, commonly known as the Euphrates Poplar or Desert Poplar, is a species of poplar tree in the willow family.

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Populus fremontii, the Fremont's cottonwood or Alamo cottonwood, is a cottonwood (and thus a poplar) native to riparian zones of the Southwestern United States and northern through central Mexico.

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Populus grandidentata, commonly called large-tooth, big-tooth, American aspen, white poplar, or several other names, is a deciduous tree native to eastern North America.

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Populus guzmanantlensis is a species of plant in the family Salicaceae.

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Populus heterophylla, known as Swamp Cottonwood, River Cottonwood, Downy Poplar, Swamp Poplar, or Black Cottonwood (a name also used for Populus trichocarpa), is a large deciduous Poplar belonging to section Leucoides.

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Populus ilicifolia (Tana River Poplar) is a species of poplar in the family Salicaceae.

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Populus lasiocarpa, commonly called the Chinese Necklace Poplar, is a species of poplar native to humid forests of China.

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Populus nigra, the black poplar, is a species of cottonwood poplar, the type species of section Aigeiros of the genus Populus, native to Europe, southwest and central Asia, and northwest Africa.

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Populus section Aigeiros is a section of three species in the genus Populus, the poplars.

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The balsam poplars — also known as Populus sect.

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Populus tremula, commonly called aspen, common aspen, Eurasian aspen, European aspen, or quaking aspen, is a species of poplar native to cool temperate regions of Europe and Asia, from Iceland and the British IslesJames Kilkelly east to Kamchatka, north to inside the Arctic Circle in Scandinavia and northern Russia, and south to central Spain, Turkey, the Tian Shan, North Korea, and northern Japan.

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Populus tremuloides is a deciduous tree native to cooler areas of North America, one of several species referred to by the common name Aspen.

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Populus trichocarpa (black cottonwood; also known as western balsam poplar or California poplar), is a deciduous broadleaf tree species native to western North America.

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Populus wilsonii (Wilson's poplar) is a species of deciduous poplar tree found in China's Gansu, Hubei, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Xizang and Yunnan provinces.

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Pulpwood refers to timber with the principal use of making wood pulp for paper production.

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A riparian zone or riparian area is the interface between land and a river or stream.

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The rosids are members of a large monophyletic clade of flowering plants, containing about 70,000 species, more than a quarter of all angiosperms.

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Salicaceae or the willow family is a family of flowering plants.

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Science, also widely referred to as Science Magazine, is the academic journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and is one of the world's top scientific journals.

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In botany, a section (Sectio) is a taxonomic rank below the genus, but above the species.

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A seed is an embryonic plant enclosed in a protective outer covering known as the seed coat.

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A sepal is a part of the flower of angiosperms (flowering plants).

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The shiitake (species Lentinula edodes) is an edible mushroom native to East Asia, which is cultivated and consumed in many Asian countries.

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Short rotation coppice (SRC) is coppice grown as an energy crop.

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Snowboards are boards that are usually the width of one's foot longways, with the ability to glide on snow.

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A sound board, or soundboard, is the surface of a string instrument that the strings vibrate against, usually via some sort of bridge.

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In biology, a species (abbreviated sp., with the plural form species abbreviated spp.) is one of the basic units of biological classification and a taxonomic rank.

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The stamen (plural stamina or stamens) is the pollen-producing reproductive organ of a flower.

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"Strange Fruit" is a song performed most famously by Billie Holiday, who first sang and recorded it in 1939.

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String instruments, stringed instruments, or chordophones are musical instruments that produce sound from vibrating strings.

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Tannic acid is a specific commercial form of tannin, a type of polyphenol.

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The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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The viola is a bowed string instrument.

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William Cowper (26 November 1731 – 25 April 1800) was an English poet and hymnodist.

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Willows, also called sallows, and osiers, form the genus Salix, around 400 speciesMabberley, D.J. 1997.

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A windbreak or shelterbelt is a plantation usually made up of one or more rows of trees or shrubs planted in such a manner as to provide shelter from the wind and to protect soil from erosion.

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Yamuna Nagar is a city and a municipal corporation in Yamuna Nagar district in the Indian state of Haryana.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Populus

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