Mauritius thorn


Definition of Mauritius thorn

: a very thorny Indian shrub (Caesalpinia sepiaria) with red-striped yellow flowers that is used in tropical areas to form a stock-tight hedge — compare multiflora rose

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“Mauritius thorn.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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