garlic shrub

noun

Definition of garlic shrub

: either of two plants the bruised foliage of which smells like garlic:
a : a tropical American woody vine (Adenocalymna alliacea) of the family Bignoniaceae

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“Garlic shrub.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/garlic%20shrub. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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