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greasewood:

see goosefootgoosefoot,
common name for the genus Chenopodium, as well as for the goosefoot family, Chenopodiaceae, a family of widely distributed shrubs and herbs that includes the beet, spinach, and mangel-wurzel.
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greasewood

[′grēs‚wu̇d]
(botany)
Any plant of the genus Sarcobatus, especially S. vermiculatus, which is a low shrub that grows in alkali soils of the western United States.
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Northwest's mainline is connected to the Piceance Basin at the Greasewood Hub through its Piceance Lateral and the Meeker/White River hubs through Northwest's Colorado Hub Connection pipeline and related facilities.
The day before we headed into the mountains, I got lucky on a 65-pound javelina after a sunny midday stalk on a group of roughly 20 that we caught lounging in the prickly pear and greasewood bushes near a cattle (water) tank.
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Another time Chris had worked his way to within 20 yards of a feeding herd of javelina in a greasewood thicket.
Ignoring my prim and proper paper targets, I laid waste to assorted dirt clods and distant clumps of greasewood until I was nearly out of ammo.
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and rabbitbrush (Chrysothamnus nauseosum), dry lowlands of alkali scrub that support greasewood (Sarcobatus vermiculatus) or saltgrass (Distichlis spicata), riparian areas along the Owens River composed of stands of cottonwood (Populus fremontii) and willow (Salix spp.
Soon we came upon some undisturbed chaparral, consisting mostly of California buckwheat, California sagebrush, greasewood, laurel sumac and sage.
The Partnership's producing and non-producing crude oil and natural gas reserves are located in Northern Michigan, the Los Angeles Basin in California, the Wind River and Big Horn Basins in central Wyoming, the Greasewood Field in eastern Wyoming, the Evanston and Green River Basins in southwestern Wyoming, the Sunniland Trend in Florida, and the New Albany Shale in Indiana and Kentucky.
wyomingensis) and three in black greasewood (Sarcobatus vermiculatus).