dogwood

[n] - hard tough wood of any dogwood of the genus Cornus 2. [n] - a tree of shrub of the genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling flowers
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Dogwood

Dog'wood` (-wod`) noun [ So named from skewers (dags) being made of it. Dr. Prior . See Dag , and Dagger .] (Botany) The Cornus , a genus of large shrubs or small trees, the wood of which is exceedingly hard, and serviceable for many purposes. » There are sever...
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dogwood

<botany> The Cornus, a genus of large shrubs or small trees, the wood of which is exceedingly hard, and serviceable for many purposes. ... There are several species, one of which, Cornus mascula, called also cornelian cherry, bears a red acid berry. C. Florida is the flowering dogwood, a small American tree with very showy blossoms. Dogwood t...
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dogwood

dogwood tree noun a tree of shrub of the genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling flowers
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Dogwood

• (n.) The Cornus, a genus of large shrubs or small trees, the wood of which is exceedingly hard, and serviceable for many purposes.
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dogwood

any of the shrubs, trees, or herbs of the genus Cornus, in the dogwood family (Cornaceae), native to Europe, eastern Asia, and North America. The ... [3 related articles]
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dogwood

dogwood or cornel (kôr'nul) , shrub or tree of the genus Cornus, chiefly of north temperate and tropical mountain regions, characteristically having an inconspicuous flower surrounded by large, showy bracts which are often mistaken for petals. This trait is evident in the flowering dogwood...
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Dogwood

Dogwood is a common name of trees of the genus Cornus, but specifically applied in Britain to Cornus sanguinea. It is a common shrub in copses and hedges in England; the small cream-white flowers are borne in dense roundish clusters. The branchlets and leaves become red in autumn. The wood is used for skewers and for charcoal for gunpowder. The Cor...
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dogwood

Any of a group of trees and shrubs belonging to the dogwood family, native to temperate regions of North America, Europe, and Asia. The flowering dogwood (Cornus florida) of the eastern USA is often cultivated as an ornamental for its beautiful blooms consisting of clusters of smal...
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Dogwood

[disambiguation] Dogwood is a common name for trees and shrubs in the temperate Northern Hemisphere genus Cornus. Dogwood may also refer to: ==Other plants== ==Places== ==Other== ...
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