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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of shrubs with pretty white flowers, much cultivated.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A saxifragaceous genus of handsome flowering shrubs of China, and Japan, frequent in cultivation, bearing numerous panicles of white flowers.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of various shrubs of the genus Deutzia having usually toothed opposite leaves and shredding bark and white or pink flowers in loose terminal clusters

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