common elder


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Related to common elder: elderberry, elderberry bush
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Noun1.common elder - a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asiacommon elder - a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
elderberry bush, elder - any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit
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The most common elder abuse cases are financial and emotional, and 80 per cent of the time it is carried out by a family member.
In between seminars, we were able to examine booths on issues such as Medicare, senior centers, hospice care and common elder diseases such as Alzheimer's and dementia.
Potentially hazardous ones include: laurel, laburnum, common elder, foxglove, rhododendron and daffodil bulbs.