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 for abele
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Abele \A*bele"\, n. [D. abeel (abeel-boom), OF. abel, aubel, fr.
     a dim. of L. albus white.]
     The white poplar ({Populus alba).
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Six abeles i' the churchyard grow.       --Mrs.
                                                    Browning.
     [1913 Webster] Abelite
     Abelian

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  abele
      n 1: a poplar that is widely cultivated in the United States;
           has white bark and leaves with whitish undersurfaces [syn:
           white poplar, white aspen, abele, aspen poplar,
           silver-leaved poplar, Populus alba]

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