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Any of several poisonous trees or shrubs of the genus Laburnum of the pea family, especially L. anagyroides, which is cultivated for its drooping clusters of yellow flowers.
[New Latin Laburnum, genus name, from Latin laburnum, broad-leaved bean-trefoil, perhaps of Etruscan origin.]
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(Plants) any leguminous tree or shrub of the Eurasian genus Laburnum, having clusters of yellow drooping flowers: all parts of the plant are poisonous
[C16: New Latin, from Latin]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
any poisonous tree or shrub of the genus Laburnum, of the legume family, with drooping clusters of bright yellow flowers.
[1570–80; < New Latin, Latin]
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|Noun||1.||Laburnum - flowering shrubs or trees having bright yellow flowers; all parts of the plant are poisonous|
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
laburnum[ləˈbɜːrnəm] n (= tree) → cytise m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Goldregen m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
laburnum[ləˈbɜːnəm] n → maggiociondolo
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