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flowering dogwood

noun

Definition of FLOWERING DOGWOOD

:  a common spring-flowering usually white-bracted dogwood (Cornus florida)

First Known Use of FLOWERING DOGWOOD

1843
Medical Dictionary

flowering dogwood

noun flow·er·ing dogwood \ˈfla(-ə)r-iŋ-\

Medical Definition of FLOWERING DOGWOOD

:  a common spring-flowering white-bracted dogwood of the genus Cornus (C. florida) the dried bark of whose root has been used as a mild astringent and stomachic

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