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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Rhus  \Rhus\,  n.  [L.,  sumac,  fr  Gr  ???.]  (Bot.) 
  A  genus  of  shrubs  and  small  treets.  See  {Sumac}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Rhus 
  n  :  deciduous  or  evergreen  shrubs  and  shrubby  trees  of  temperate 
  and  subtropical  North  America,  South  Africa,  eastern  Asia 
  and  notheastern  Australia;  usually  limited  to 
  nonpoisonous  sumacs  [syn:  {Rhus},  {genus  Rhus}] 




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