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ID #2557

washwoman's bush

[possibly from use as soap substitute] n. a prickly shrub, Datura stramonium: 1920 (Britton 386). = THORNY APPLE cf. WOMAN WASH BUSH (Exuma)

Tags: noun, plant, shrub

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Last update: 2010-11-07 19:03
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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