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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Evergreen shrubs or small shrubby trees having leathery leaves and showy clusters of campanulate (bell-shaped) flowers.

Usage examples (34)
  • She was dragged by the bear about 50 yards into a rhododendron patch.
  • The last photo ofd the rhododendron is a fitting finale to your beautiful post.
  • Instead of transplanting, some plants, such as rhododendron or viburnum, might be made into small trees.
  • Success is also a word that Stephanie Tanner tried to spell "rhododendron" in a spelling bee. for more
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