scarlet haw

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Noun1.scarlet haw - common shrub or small tree of the eastern United States having few thorns and white flowers in corymbs followed by bright orange-red berries
Crataegus, genus Crataegus - thorny shrubs and small trees: hawthorn; thorn; thorn apple
haw, hawthorn - a spring-flowering shrub or small tree of the genus Crataegus
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Holland set the tone early last night, scoring on a 50-yard run just 63 seconds into the game, fueling Holy Name's 40-20 victory over Milford High on the Scarlet Haws' new turf field.