clethra definition

  • noun:
    • Any of the genus Clethra of flowering bushes or small woods bearing blossoms in clusters.
    • A genus of plants, normal order Ericaceœ, locals of North and South America and Madeira.
    • kind and single genus associated with Clethraceae; deciduous shrubs or little woods: white alder, summer-sweet

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