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Definition of the noun Paliurus Vulgaris
What does Paliurus Vulgaris mean as a name of something?
Paliurus vulgaris is a species of Paliurus.
- synonym: species Paliurus vulgaris
- kingdom: Plantae
- phylum: Tracheophyta
- class: Magnoliopsida
- order: Rosales
- family: Rhamnaceae
- genus: Paliurus
- species: Paliurus spina-christi
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Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
spinachristi affords a pleasant fruit to the inhabitants of Egypt and Arabia, and Hasselquist thinks it is the bush which afforded the crown of thorns put on the head of Christ, as it is common in the East, and being furnished with long sharp thorns and pliable branches; but others are of opinion that the true Christ's Thorn is the Paliurus vulgaris.
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