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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 and Etymology of viburnum

New Latin, from Latin, a viburnum


First Known Use: circa 1731


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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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