noun \ˈyüˌleks\

Definition of ulex

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of Eurasian spiny shrubs (family Leguminosae) including the common furze that are usually destitute of true leaves and have solitary or racemose yellow flowers with a 2-lipped colored calyx

  2. 2 plural -es :  any plant of the genus Ulex

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Origin and Etymology of ulex

New Latin Ulic-, Ulex, from Latin, a shrub resembling rosemary

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to cast off or become cast off

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