American snowball


Definition of American snowball

: a shrub (Styrax grandifolia) of the southeastern U.S. with large leaves and racemose white flowers appearing before or with the leaves

First Known Use of American snowball

1899, in the meaning defined above

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“American snowball.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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