Definitions starting with B

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bitterwood

[OED, W3, DIE different sp.] n. 1. a shrub, Picramnia pentandra: 1905 (Shattuck 206) = BITTER ROOT, SNAKE ROOT

2. a tree, Picrodendron baccatum: 1977 (Patter-son 99). = THREE-LEAF (Inagua)

Tags: noun, shrub, tree

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Last update: 2012-01-07 11:19
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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