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Related to carissa: Carissa macrocarpa
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Noun1.carissa - a shrub of the genus Carissa having fragrant white flowers and plumlike red to purple-black fruits
genus Carissa - Old World genus of tropical evergreen usually spiny shrubs
Carissa bispinosa, hedge thorn, natal plum - South African shrub having forked spines and plumlike fruit; frequently used as hedging
amatungulu, Carissa grandiflora, Carissa macrocarpa, natal plum - very large closely branched South African shrub having forked bright green spines and shiny leaves
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Class valedictorians are Celie Mans, Carissa Oliver and Destinie Tatum.
It was only after Mary Davies, the driver, was identified, and then Carissa, her fourteen-year-old daughter, that we turned on our television and computer screens.
Carissa May Salagan and Noel Malpas, as of Tuesday.
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com)-- DeCotis Insurance Associates welcomes the recent addition of Carissa Olink to their Providence office.
Then I remembered: Our intern Carissa was helping out on set.
ANDOVER -- Carissa Yip can play chess with her eyes closed.
You could say designing is in her blood because accessories and bag designer Carissa Cruz- Evangelista is the niece of famous international designer Josie Natori.
Major tournament winners Carissa Turner and Sarah Thomas, both from Cardiff, are also in the squad.
FIVE Welsh players contested the Iceland International at the weekend and the stars of the weekend were Sarah Thomas and Carissa Turner who captured the doubles title.
Carissa Capaleto alleged Kingston, a member of his band and a bodyguard assaulted her in a hotel room in Seattle, US, in 2010.
21pm, when she gave birth to Carissa Chen at Serenity.