red osier


Definition of RED OSIER

:  a common shrubby North American dogwood (Cornus stolonifera syn. C. sericea) with reddish-purple twigs, small white flowers, and globose blue or whitish fruit

First Known Use of RED OSIER



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July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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