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Scotch broom

noun \ˈskäch-\

Medical Definition of SCOTCH BROOM

:  a deciduous broom (Cytisus scoparius) of western Europe that contains the alkaloid sparteine, is the source of scoparius, and is widely cultivated for its bright yellow or partly red flowers
April 18, 2015
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to veil, ripple, or meander
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