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crataegus


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Crataegus  \Cra*t[ae]"gus\  (kr?-t?"g?s),  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr 
  krataigo`s.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  small  hardy  trees,  including  the  hawthorn,  much 
  used  for  ornamental  purposes. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Crataegus 
  n  :  thorny  shrubs  and  small  trees:  hawthorn;  thorn;  thorn  apple 
  [syn:  {Crataegus},  {genus  Crataegus}] 




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