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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Anacardiaceae — the sumacs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A genus of shrubs and small treets. See sumac.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of shrubs and trees, belonging to the tribe Spondieæ of the order Anacardiaceæ, the cashew-nut family.

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

  • n. deciduous or evergreen shrubs and shrubby trees of temperate and subtropical North America, South Africa, eastern Asia and northeastern Australia; usually limited to nonpoisonous sumacs (see genus Toxicodendron)


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