from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Rhamnus Purshiana, a shrub or small tree of the Pacific States. See bearberry, 2.
- n. Also Rhamnus crocea, the evergreen bearwood.
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- n. shrubby tree of the Pacific coast of the United States; yields cascara sagrada
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