burning bush definition

  • noun:
    • some of several bushes or shrubby flowers, like the summertime cypress and particular types of euonymous, having foliage that converts scarlet in autumn.
    • See gas plant.
    • The emblem adopted because of the Presbyterian churches of Scotland in memory for the persecutions of seventeenth century, and bearing the legend “Nec tamen consumebatur” (yet maybe not eaten), in allusion to Ex. iii. 2.
    • A name of varied bushes or plants.
    • densely branched Eurasian plant; vegetation transforms purple-red in autumn
    • deciduous shrub having purple capsules enclosing scarlet seeds
    • Eurasian perennial herb with white blossoms that emit combustible vapor in warm weather
    • (Old-Testament) the bush that burned without having to be consumed and from which Jesus spoke to Moses
    • Any of several bushes or shrubby flowers, like the summer cypress and certain species of euonymous, having foliage that converts bright red in autumn.
    • identify gas plant.
    • The emblem adopted because of the Presbyterian churches of Scotland in memory of the persecutions of seventeenth century, and bearing the legend “Nec tamen consumebatur” (yet perhaps not eaten), in allusion to Ex. iii. 2.
    • A name of varied shrubs or plants.
    • densely branched Eurasian plant; vegetation converts purple-red in autumn
    • deciduous shrub having purple capsules enclosing scarlet seeds
    • Eurasian perennial natural herb with white plants that emit flammable vapor in warm weather
    • (Old-Testament) the bush that burned without being used and where Jesus talked to Moses
  • adjective:
    • an ornamental shrub (Euonymus atropurpureus), bearing a crimson berry.
    • an ornamental shrub (Euonymus atropurpureus), bearing a crimson berry.

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