from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A low-growing, evergreen Eurasian shrub (Daphne laureola) having glossy leaves and small yellowish-green flowers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Daphne Laureola.
  • n. a European shrub (Daphne Laureola) with oblong evergreen leaves.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A laurel-like shrub, Daphne Laureola, of southern and western Europe. It has an acrid property suggesting spurge; its fibrous bark is utilized for paper-making.

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

  • n. bushy Eurasian shrub with glossy leathery oblong leaves and yellow-green flowers


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