wych-hazel

World English Dictionary
witch hazel or wych-hazel
 
n
1.  any of several trees and shrubs of the genus Hamamelis, esp H. virginiana, of North America, having ornamental yellow flowers and medicinal properties: family Hamamelidaceae
2.  an astringent medicinal solution containing an extract of the bark and leaves of H. virginiana, applied to treat bruises, inflammation, etc
 
wych-hazel or wych-hazel
 
n

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World English Dictionary
wych-hazel
 
n
a variant spelling of witch hazel

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