common broom

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Noun1.common broom - deciduous erect spreading broom native to western Europecommon broom - deciduous erect spreading broom native to western Europe; widely cultivated for its rich yellow flowers
Cytisus, genus Cytisus - large genus of stiff or spiny evergreen or deciduous Old World shrubs: broom
broom - any of various shrubs of the genera Cytisus or Genista or Spartium having long slender branches and racemes of yellow flowers
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There are gardens filled with jasmine, tuberose, lavender, geranium, common broom and orange blossoms, which all provide the raw materials of perfume making for centuries.
He developed the cordless, electric Clean Sweep to maintain the balance, reach and flexibility of a common broom without adding the bulk of a portable vacuum cleaner, cord or separate dustpan.