thorny

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tropical American thorny shrub or small tree; fragrant yellow flowers used in making perfumery Acacia farnesiana , cassie , flame tree , huisache , mimosa bush , scented wattle , sweet acacia , sweet wattle
abnormal red blood cell that has thorny projections of protoplasm acanthocyte
large thorny tree of eastern and central United States having pinnately compound leaves and drooping racemes of white flowers; widely naturalized in many varieties in temperate regions black locust , Robinia pseudoacacia , yellow locust
thorny Eurasian bush with plumlike fruits blackthorn , Prunus spinosa , sloe
any of various rough thorny shrubs or vines bramble
thorny bush bramble , briar , brier
thorny stem or twig brier
trees and shrubs usually thorny bearing drupaceous fruit many having medicinal value buckthorn family , family Rhamnaceae , Rhamnaceae
shrubby thorny deciduous tree of southeastern United States with white flowers and small black drupaceous fruit Bumelia lycioides , mock orange , shittim , shittimwood , southern buckthorn
spreading thorny shrub of tropical Asia bearing large erect racemes of red-marked yellow flowers Caesalpinia decapetala , Caesalpinia sepiaria , Mysore thorn
common thorny tropical American tree having terminal racemes of yellow flowers followed by sickle-shaped or circinate edible pods and yielding good timber and a yellow dye and mucilaginous gum camachile , huamachil , manila tamarind , Pithecellobium dulce , wild tamarind
deciduous thorny shrub native to Japan having red blossoms Chaenomeles japonica , japonica , maule's quince
deciduous thorny shrub native to China having red or white blossoms Chaenomeles speciosa , Japanese quince
thorny shrub or small tree common in central Argentina having small orange or yellow flowers followed by edible berries chanal , chanar , Geoffroea decorticans
thorny Eurasian shrub with dry woody winged fruit Christ's-thorn , Jerusalem thorn , Paliurus spina-christi
thorny evergreen small tree or shrub of India widely cultivated for its large lemonlike fruits that have thick warty rind citron , citron tree , Citrus medica
any of numerous tropical usually thorny evergreen trees of the genus Citrus having leathery evergreen leaves and widely cultivated for their juicy edible fruits having leathery aromatic rinds citrus , citrus tree
thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berries; established as an escape in eastern North America Crataegus laevigata , Crataegus oxycantha , English hawthorn , may , whitethorn
thorny shrubs and small trees: hawthorn; thorn; thorn apple Crataegus , genus Crataegus
small to medium-sized thorny tree of tropical Asia and northern Australia having dense clusters of scarlet or crimson flowers and black seeds Erythrina Indica , Erythrina variegata , Indian coral tree
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