buckthorn family

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  • noun

Synonyms for buckthorn family

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ZIZ botanitst' jargon for the zizyphus (or jujube), a spiny shrub of the buckthorn family which has dark-red fruit that can be dried and eaten as sweetmeats.
Vail Lake ceanothus (Ceanothus ophiochilus), a shrub in the buckthorn family (Rhamnaceae).