allthorn

noun

plural -s
: a spiny much-branched shrub (Koeberlinia spinosa) found in the southwestern U.S. and adjacent Mexico

Word History

First Known Use

1903, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of allthorn was in 1903

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“Allthorn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/allthorn. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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