Japanese spurge

noun

Definition of Japanese spurge

: a low Japanese pachysandra (Pachysandra terminalis) often used as a ground cover

First Known Use of Japanese spurge

1924, in the meaning defined above

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“Japanese spurge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Japanese%20spurge. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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