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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A thorny shrub of the genus Cercidium that grows in dry parts of the southwestern United States and adjacent Mexico.

Usage examples (26)
  • Desert mule deer and peccary live chiefly in the paloverde-cactus shrub community.
  • Have you ever sat on a backyard patio surrounded by saguaro, ocotillo, paloverde, and cholla?
  • It was a big frame house, somewhat weathered, with a wide front porch that was shaded by paloverde trees.
  • There are prayer feathers, like the ones tied to Ruthann's paloverde tree and the ones left in Walnut Canyon. for more
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