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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any rosaceous plant of a certain genus; A Japanese shrub that resembles members of that genus

Usage examples (25)
  • Van Houtte's spirea are other shrubs which make good hedges.
  • Magic Carpet spirea is beginning to turn as well, another good one.
  • There is a background of purple and white lilacs and cut-leaf spirea.
  • The hardy ornamental shrubs, honeysuckle, lilac, mock-orange and spirea for more
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