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yellow jessamine

noun

Definition of YELLOW JESSAMINE

:  a twining North American evergreen shrub (Gelsemium sempervirens of the family Loganiaceae) with fragrant yellow flowers —called also yellow jasmine

First Known Use of YELLOW JESSAMINE

1707
Medical Dictionary

yellow jessamine

noun yellow jes·sa·mine \-ˈjes-(ə-)mən\

Medical Definition of YELLOW JESSAMINE

:  a twining evergreen shrub of the genus Gelsemium (G. sempervirens) with fragrant yellow flowers and a root formerly used in medicine—called also yellow jasmine; see gelsemium 2

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