swamp laurel

swamp laurel
noun
1. laurel of bogs of northwestern United States having small purple flowers and pale leaves that are glaucous beneath
Hypernyms: ↑kalmia
2. shrub or small tree having rather small fragrant white flowers; abundant in southeastern United States
Hypernyms: ↑magnolia

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noun
1. : a laurel (Kalmia polifolia) of bogs of cooler parts of No. America with pale leaves that are glaucous beneath and small purple flowers

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