1. [ noun ] wood of any of various maple trees; especially the hard close-grained wood of the sugar maple; used esp for furniture and flooring
Related terms: wood bird's-eye_maple
2. [ noun ] (biology,botany) any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone
Related terms: angiospermous_tree Acer sugar_maple mountain_maple moosewood red_maple Japanese_maple vine_maple hedge_maple Norway_maple box_elder sycamore pointed-leaf_maple Japanese_maple dwarf_maple Oregon_maple silver_maple
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 4748
4. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 2779
Similar spelling:   maypole