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laurestine

laurestine


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Laurestine  \Lau"res*tine\,  n.  [NL.  lautus  tinus,  fr  L.  laurus 
  the  laurel  +  tinus  laurestine.  See  {Laurel}.]  (Bot.) 
  The  {Viburnum  Tinus},  an  evergreen  shrub  or  tree  of  the  south 
  of  Europe,  which  flowers  during  the  winter  mouths.  [Written 
  also  {laurustine}  and  {laurestina}.]