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  • n. the stag-horn sumac (Rhus typhina), whose acid berries have been used to intensify the sourness of vinegar.

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  • n. deciduous shrubby tree or eastern North America with compound leaves that turn brilliant red in fall and dense panicles of greenish yellow flowers followed by crimson acidic berries
  • n. common nonpoisonous shrub of eastern North America with waxy compound leaves and green paniculate flowers followed by red berries

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