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An erect to straggly shrub (Euonymus americanus) of the eastern United States, having inconspicuous flowers and red fruit with bright orange-red seeds.
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1. (Plants) an E North American shrub or small tree, Euonymus americanus, having pendulous capsules that split when ripe to reveal scarlet seeds: family Celastraceae
2. (Plants) any of various similar or related plants
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|Noun||1.||strawberry bush - upright deciduous plant with crimson pods and seeds; the eastern United States from New York to Florida and Texas|
|2.||strawberry bush - hardy shrub of southeastern United States having clove-scented wood and fragrant red-brown flowers|
allspice - deciduous shrubs having aromatic bark; eastern China; southwestern and eastern United States
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