minniebush

noun
min·​nie·​bush | \ ˈminēˌbu̇sh \

Definition of minniebush

: a low shrub (Menziesia pilosa) of eastern North America with greenish purple flowers

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History and Etymology for minniebush

minnie- (irregular from Archibald Menzies †1842 Scottish botanist) + bush

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“Minniebush.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minniebush. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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