A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TREE

Sun, 3 Jul '22
Syntactician's drawing
Tue, 18 Jan '22
Oak or beech
Sun, 2 Jan '22
Bo or bonsai
Fri, 31 Dec '21
Thing with rings
Sun, 26 Dec '21
Pecan or peach
Tue, 14 Dec '21
See 58-Down
Sun, 12 Dec '21
Christmas purchase
Wed, 18 Aug '21
Data structure with a root node
Sat, 12 Jun '21
Dendrogram, more familiarly
Mon, 26 Apr '21
Apple or maple
Sat, 24 Apr '21
Corner
Tue, 16 Mar '21
Arborist's interest
Sun, 31 Jan '21
The Berenstain Bears live in one