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viburnum

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noun vi·bur·num \vī-ˈbər-nəm\

Definition of viburnum

  1. :  any of a genus (Viburnum) of widely distributed shrubs or small trees of the honeysuckle family with simple leaves and white or sometimes pink cymose flowers



Origin of viburnum

New Latin, from Latin, a viburnum


First Known Use: circa 1731

Rhymes with viburnum


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viburnum

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noun vi·bur·num \vī-ˈbər-nəm\

Medical Definition of viburnum

  1. 1 capitalized :  a large genus of widely distributed shrubs or trees of the honeysuckle family (Caprifoliaceae) including several species whose dried bark has been used in folk medicine

  2. 2:  any plant of the genus Viburnum




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