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  • n. Plural form of laurestine.

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Examples

  • Thence she wandered into all the nooks around the place from which the sound seemed to proceed — among the huge laurestines, about the tufts of pampas grasses, amid the variegated hollies, under the weeping wych-elm — nobody was there.

    A Pair of Blue Eyes

  • The lovers arose, brushed against the laurestines, and pursued their way to the house.

    A Pair of Blue Eyes

  • All day their route had been among the hills, along roads hedged in with laurestines, covered with sunny blossoms and myrtle thickets always in rich leafiness.

    The Old Homestead

  • Thence she wandered into all the nooks around the place from which the sound seemed to proceed -- among the huge laurestines, about the tufts of pampas grasses, amid the variegated hollies, under the weeping wych-elm -- nobody was there.

    A Pair of Blue Eyes

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