Definition of Crataegus

1. Noun. Thorny shrubs and small trees: hawthorn; thorn; thorn apple.




Definition of Crataegus

1. Noun. (botany) Any plant of the genus ''Crataegus'', the hawthorns. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crataegus

craspedote
crastination
crastinations
crataegus (current term)
crataeguses
cratch
cratches
crate
crated
crateful
cratefuls
crateload
crateloads
crater
crater arc
crater face
crater lake
crater lakes

Literary usage of Crataegus

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1. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1910)
"This seems the more probable from the fact that the word " damson " is thought to have been derived from Damascus. crataegus.—Among other species of ..."

2. Bulletin by United States Bureau of Plant Industry, Division of Plant Industry, Queensland (1910)
"This seems the more probable from the fact that the word " damson " is thought to have been derived from Damascus. crataegus.—Among other species of ..."

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