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holly

Pronunciation: /ˈhɑːli; ˈhɒli/

Translation of holly in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 countable/numerable holly (bush/tree) acebo (masculine) 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (foliage) acebo (masculine) (before noun/delante del nombre) holly berry baya (feminine) de acebo
    Example sentences
    • Both deciduous and evergreen hollies are much loved for their berries, which range in color from orange and red to yellow and black.
    • And then there are the usual green plants with red berries such as hollies and barberry, and old garden roses with showy hips.
    • Some popular small trees and shrubs with birds are: blueberries, elderberries, hollies, cherries, and dogwoods.

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