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Synonyms for blackthorn

a thorny Eurasian bush with plumlike fruits

erect and almost thornless American hawthorn with somewhat pear-shaped berries

References in classic literature ?
He was dressed in nightshirt and trousers, with his favourite blackthorn cudgel in his hand.
His two clenched hands were raised above his head, and a heavy, blackthorn stick lay across them.
They have real glasses and real wine of three kinds, namely, blackthorn wine, berberris wine, and cowslip wine, and the Queen pours out, but the bottles are so heavy that she just pretends to pour out.
Blackthorns and pyracanthas have been strategically planted to deter people from trying to get near to previously damaged sites.