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Allegheny spurge

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noun Al·le·ghe·ny spurge \ˈa-lə-ˌgā-nē- also -ˌge-nē-\

Definition of Allegheny spurge

  1. :  a low herb or subshrub (Pachysandra procumbens) of the box family widely grown as a ground cover



Origin of allegheny spurge

Allegheny Mountains, U.S.A.


First Known Use: circa 1936


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