spurge laurel

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spurge laurel

n.
A low-growing poisonous evergreen shrub (Daphne laureola) native to Eurasia and naturalized in parts of western North America, having glossy leaves and fragrant yellowish-green flowers.
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spurge laurel

n
(Plants) See laurel4
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Noun1.spurge laurel - bushy Eurasian shrub with glossy leathery oblong leaves and yellow-green flowers
daphne - any of several ornamental shrubs with shiny mostly evergreen leaves and clusters of small bell-shaped flowers
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spurge laurel

[ˈspɜːdʒˌlɒrəl] Nlauréola f, torvisco m
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