yellow jessamine

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yellow jessamine

also yellow jasmine
n.
A poisonous woody evergreen vine (Gelsemium sempervirens) of the southeast United States, Mexico, and Guatemala, having fragrant yellow funnel-shaped flowers. Also called Carolina jessamine, Carolina yellow jessamine.
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Noun1.yellow jessamine - poisonous woody evergreen vine of southeastern United States having fragrant yellow funnel-shaped flowersyellow jessamine - poisonous woody evergreen vine of southeastern United States having fragrant yellow funnel-shaped flowers
Gelsemium, genus Gelsemium - evergreen twining shrubs of Americas and southeastern Asia
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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