dogwood tree definition

  • noun:
    • A papilionaceous tree (Piscidia erythrina) growing in Jamaica. It's narcotic properties; -- labeled as also Jamaica dogwood.
    • a tree of shrub of this genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling blossoms
    • A papilionaceous tree (Piscidia erythrina) developing in Jamaica. It's narcotic properties; -- labeled as additionally Jamaica dogwood.
    • a tree of shrub of the genus Cornus frequently having showy bracts resembling flowers
    • A papilionaceous tree (Piscidia erythrina) growing in Jamaica. It has narcotic properties; -- labeled as also Jamaica dogwood.
    • a tree of shrub of this genus Cornus usually having showy bracts resembling plants
    • A papilionaceous tree (Piscidia erythrina) developing in Jamaica. It's narcotic properties; -- called additionally Jamaica dogwood.
    • a tree of shrub for the genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling plants

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