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Japanese andromeda

noun
1.
an Asian evergreen shrub, Pieris japonica, of the heath family, having broad, glossy leaves and drooping clusters of whitish blossoms.
Also called andromeda.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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Japanese andromeda

noun
1.
an ericaceous Japanese shrub, Pieris japonica, with drooping clusters of small bell-shaped white flowers
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