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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of several evergreen shrubs of a particular genus of temperate Europe and America..

Usage examples (32)
  • arbutus is a great fuelwood tree since it burns hot and long
  • The arbutus is now open everywhere in the woods and groves.
  • "'The arbutus is particularly fond of pine-woods and light sandy soil'" Frontispiece
  • They tell me that the arbutus is particularly fond of pine-woods and light sandy soil. for more
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