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Synonyms for buckthornˈbʌkˌθɔrn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. buckthorn(noun)

    a shrub or shrubby tree of the genus Rhamnus; fruits are source of yellow dyes or pigments

    Synonyms:
    narrow-leaved plantain, ripple-grass, ribwort, ribgrass

  2. buckthorn(noun)

    any shrub or small tree of the genus Bumelia

    Synonyms:
    narrow-leaved plantain, ripple-grass, ribwort, ribgrass

  3. English plantain, narrow-leaved plantain, ribgrass, ribwort, ripple-grass, buckthorn, Plantago lanceolata(noun)

    an Old World plantain with long narrow ribbed leaves widely established in temperate regions

    Synonyms:
    narrow-leaved plantain, ripple-grass, ribwort, ribgrass, buckthorn

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. buckthorn

    Synonyms:
    Rhamnus spp, the raw material for certain cathartics

  2. buckthorn

    Synonyms:
    Alder buckthorn, see there, Rhamnus frangula


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