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whitethorn

(ˈwaɪtˌθɔːn)
n
(Plants) another name for hawthorn
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Noun1.whitethorn - thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berrieswhitethorn - thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berries; established as an escape in eastern North America
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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whitethorn

[ˈwaɪtθɔːn] Nespino m

whitethorn

[ˈwaɪtˌθɔːn] nbiancospino
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