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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as guelder-rose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See guelder-rose.


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  • It was one labyrinth of acanthus shrubs, yellow mimosa, the snowy gelder-rose, jasmine and lilac, red roses and laburnums, overshadowed by tall palm-trees, acacias and balsam trees.

    An Egyptian Princess — Volume 01


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