Japanese witch hazel

noun

Definition of Japanese witch hazel

: a Japanese shrub or small tree (Hamamelis japonica) that resembles the American witch hazel but bears reddish yellow flowers in midwinter and that is used as an ornamental

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“Japanese witch hazel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Japanese%20witch%20hazel. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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