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Definition of the noun alder buckthorn

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  1. small tree common in Europe
    • lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
    • scientific name: Rhamnus frangula
    • synonym of alder buckthorn: alder dogwood
    • more generic word: buckthorn = a shrub or shrubby tree of the genus Rhamnus
    • geographic area: North America
    • observational distribution: specimen and observational data from the Global Biodiversity Information Facility Network (not necessarily true occurrence density gradients)
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Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

Alder buckthorn; Alder dogwood; Blackalder dogwood; Black ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Alternative & Complementary Medicine (2010)

Subjective health care viewed with an objective eye by Joseph Segen

Alder buckthorn, see there, Rhamnus frangula...

See Herbal medicine Glycyrrhiza glabra Popularly known as licorice, see there glycyrrhizin A glossy buckthorn Alder buckthorn, see there, Rhamnus ...

Google previewLeung's Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients (2011)

Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed

Common/vernacular names: Alder buckthorn, arrow wood, black dogwood, frangula, glossy buckthorn. GENERAL. DESCRIPTION. Shrub or small tree with shiny, dark green, short oblong.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: alder buckthorn R. californicus Eschsch. English: coffeeberry, California coffeeberry R. carolinianus Walter English: Carolina buckthorn R. cathartica L. English: common buckthorn, purging buckthorn, European buckthorn, Rhine ...

Google previewRÖMPP Encyclopedia Natural Products, 1st Edition, 2000 (2014)

by Burkhard Fugmann, Susanne Lang-Fugmann, Wolfgang Steglich

Rhamnus frangula [ Alder buckthorn, Cyclopeptide alkaloids, Frangufoline, Frangulins] Rhapidostreptus innominatus [Ubiquinones] Rhapis excelsa [4-/5- Hydroxypipecolic acid] Rhazya ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1827)

ol, Rhamnusfrangula, alder buckthorn, or berry-bearing *—The black berry-bearing alder rises with a woody wantothebeight of ten or twelve feet, sending out many *\ ranches, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis (1827)

by John Wilkes

Rhamnus frangula, alder buckthorn, or berry-bearing alder.--The black berry- bearing alder rises with a woody stem to, the height of ten or twelve feet, sending out many irregular branches, covered with a dark bark. Leaves ovatelanceolate ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Herbal Medicine (2016)

by Andrew Chevallier

Habitat & Cultivation Alder buckthorn grows in ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1914)

The alder buckthorn, or berry-bearing alder (Rhamnus frangula) , is also a native of Great Britain and is frequent in woods and thickets throughout Europe. It is a shrub, rarely a small tree, with spineless branches, oval entire leaves, and small, ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

Alder Buckthorn, or Berry-bearing Alder. Linn. Sp. Pl. 280. Willd. n. 20. Fl. Brit. n. 2. Engl. Bot. t. 250.


The Alder Buckthorn, or Berry- bkarino Aider (/.'. frangulu), is also a native of Alder Buckthorn (Iihamnut frangula). Britain, and is frequent in woods and thick. N throughout Europe. It is a shrub, rarely a small tree, with spinelesB branches, oval ...

Google previewA Supplement to the Imperial Dictionary, English, Technological, and Scientific (1855)

An Extensive Collection of Words, Terms, and Phrases ... Together with Numerous Obsolete, Obsolescent, and Scottish Words ... Not Included in Previous English Dictionaries by John Ogilvie

ALDER BUCKTHORN, n. A British plant of the genus Khamnus, the It. frangula. It is a shrub three or four feet high, and grows in woods and thickets. [See Rhamnus.J ALEXANDERS AL SALIFIABLE ALLEGATION ALD'ERMANCY, n. The office ...

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