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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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aspenas‧pen /ˈæspən/ noun [countable]  HBPa type of tree from western North America with leaves that shake a lot in the wind
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aspenThe maples and aspens along the roadsides were vibrant with color.The forest had already been defoliated and the oaks and aspens were expending precious energy sending out a second flush of leaves.Roads met at perfect right angles; the white farmhouses had groves of pale aspen surrounding them.The young artist stayed at Jenks' ranch under the San Francisco Peaks for several weeks, painting the aspens.Then there was a paleness of white trunks and bare delicate branches as they passed through aspens along a slope.
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