jujube bush

jujube bush
noun
spiny tree having dark red edible fruits
Hypernyms: ↑shrub, ↑bush
Member Holonyms: ↑Ziziphus, ↑genus Ziziphus
Part Meronyms: ↑jujube, ↑Chinese date, ↑Chinese jujube

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  • Ziziphus — noun spiny chiefly tropical American and Asiatic shrubs: jujubes • Syn: ↑genus Ziziphus • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Rhamnaceae, ↑family Rhamnaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • genus Ziziphus — noun spiny chiefly tropical American and Asiatic shrubs: jujubes • Syn: ↑Ziziphus • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Rhamnaceae, ↑family Rhamnaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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