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Meaning of EUONYMUS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  widely distributed chiefly evergreen shrubs or small trees or vines
 

EUONYMUS is a 8 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: genus Euonymus
 
 See Also: burning bush, Celastraceae, dicot genus, Euonymus americanus, Euonymus atropurpureus, Euonymus fortunei radicans, Euonymus radicans vegetus, evergreen bittersweet, family Celastraceae, magnoliopsid genus, spindle tree, spindleberry, spindleberry tree, spindle-tree family, staff-tree family, strawberry bush, wahoo

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Eu*on"y*mus\, n. [NL. (cf. L. euonymos). fr. Gr. ?,
lit., of good name.] (Bot.)
A genus of small European and American trees; the spindle
tree. The bark is used as a cathartic.

 

 

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