chittamwood


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Noun1.chittamwood - shrubby tree of the Pacific coast of the United Stateschittamwood - shrubby tree of the Pacific coast of the United States; yields cascara sagrada
buckthorn - a shrub or shrubby tree of the genus Rhamnus; fruits are source of yellow dyes or pigments
cascara, cascara sagrada, chittam bark, chittem bark - dried bark of the cascara buckthorn used as a laxative
2.chittamwood - deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexicochittamwood - deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexico
buckthorn - any shrub or small tree of the genus Bumelia
3.chittamwood - shrubby tree of southern United States having large plumes of feathery flowers resembling puffs of smoke
smoke bush, smoke tree - any of several shrubs or shrubby trees of the genus Cotinus
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americana), mustang grape, and chittamwood (Sideroxylon languinosum) showed similarity between floodplain forests of the Bosque and San Antonio rivers (Bush and Van Auken, 1984; Van Auken and Bush, 1985).
Common Name Scientific Name Box elder Acer negundo Chittamwood Bumelia lanuginosa Pecan Carya illinoensis Sugar hackberry Celtis laevigata American hackberry Celtis occidentalis Rough-leaf dogwood Cornus drummondii Hawthorn Crataegus spp.

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