strawberry bush

World English Dictionary
strawberry bush
 
n
1.  an E North American shrub or small tree, Euonymus americanus, having pendulous capsules that split when ripe to reveal scarlet seeds: family Celastraceae
2.  any of various similar or related plants

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strawberry bush

noun
1. upright deciduous plant with crimson pods and seeds; the eastern United States from New York to Florida and Texas 
2. hardy shrub of southeastern United States having clove-scented wood and fragrant red-brown flowers [syn: Carolina allspice
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