Lysiloma candida
Palo blanco Pa"lo blan"co [Sp. blanco white.] (a) A western American hackberry ({Celtis reticulata}), having light-colored bark. (b) A Mexican mimosaceous tree ({Lysiloma candida}), the bark of which is used in tanning. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Celtis reticulata — Palo blanco Pa lo blan co [Sp. blanco white.] (a) A western American hackberry ({Celtis reticulata}), having light colored bark. (b) A Mexican mimosaceous tree ({Lysiloma candida}), the bark of which is used in tanning. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palo blanco — Pa lo blan co [Sp. blanco white.] (a) A western American hackberry ({Celtis reticulata}), having light colored bark. (b) A Mexican mimosaceous tree ({Lysiloma candida}), the bark of which is used in tanning. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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