Ilex paraguariensis

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Noun1.Ilex paraguariensis - South American hollyIlex paraguariensis - South American holly; leaves used in making a drink like tea
holly - any tree or shrub of the genus Ilex having red berries and shiny evergreen leaves with prickly edges
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He observed that authors had been uncertain of the genus of the plant in question; but that having found it both in flower and in fruit, he was enabled to pronounce it to be an Ilex, and he designated it as Ilex paraguariensis, a kind of Holly.
acnes were Eucommia ulmoides, Ilex paraguariensis and Rosa damascene in that order.