Definition of alder buckthorn in English:

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alder buckthorn

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noun

A deciduous Eurasian shrub which bears glossy leaves and black berries.
  • Frangula alnus (or Rhamnus frangula), family Rhamnaceae
Example sentences
  • If you have any doubts about how the alder buckthorn you plan to use has been aged, do not use it.
  • Botanical Source. - The alder buckthorn is a smooth shrub growing to the height of from 10 to 15 feet.
  • Chestnut trees, birch trees, holly bushes and alder buckthorns in oligotrophic oak groves.

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