alder-leaved dogwood

noun

Definition of alder-leaved dogwood

: a shrubby dogwood (Cornus rugosa) native to eastern North America

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First Known Use of alder-leaved dogwood

circa 1847, in the meaning defined above

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“Alder-leaved dogwood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alder-leaved%20dogwood. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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