from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various shrubs of the genus Spiraea, such as S. prunifolia, having arching branches covered with white bloom. Bridal wreath is popular as an ornamental and in flower arrangements.
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- n. shrub having copious small white flowers in spring
- n. Chilean evergreen shrub having delicate spikes of small white flowers
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