European elder


European elder
noun
a common shrub with black fruit or a small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
Hypernyms: ↑elder, ↑elderberry bush

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noun
Usage: usually capitalized 1st E
: an elder tree or bush native to Europe; especially : bourtree

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an elder, Sambucus nigra, of Europe and Asia, bearing black fruit. Also called bourtree.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • European elder — an elder, Sambucus nigra, of Europe and Asia, bearing black fruit. Also called bourtree. * * * …   Universalium

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