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See mountain laurel.
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(Plants) another name for mountain laurel
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a shrub, Kalmia latifolia, of the heath family, having terminal clusters of rose to white flowers: the state flower of Connecticut and Pennsylvania. Also called calico bush.
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|Noun||1.||calico bush - a North American evergreen shrub having glossy leaves and white or rose-colored flowers|
kalmia - any plant of the genus Kalmia
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