common elder


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Related to common elder: elderberry, elderberry bush
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Noun1.common elder - a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asiacommon elder - a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
elderberry bush, elder - any of numerous shrubs or small trees of temperate and subtropical northern hemisphere having white flowers and berrylike fruit
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They include goat willow, common ash, Norway spruce, common elder and plum and apple trees as well as shrubs and Leyland Cypress.
Sexual abuse was the least common elder abuse subtype in population-based and third party--or caregiver-reported studies.
The exact timing depends on where you are, but generally the blossoming of the common elder marks the beginning of summer.