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Euonymus

TranslingualEdit

Euonymus bungeanus

EtymologyEdit

From Latin euonymos (Pliny), from Ancient Greek εὐώνυμος (euṓnumos, lucky), from εὖ (, good) + ὄνομα (ónoma, name)

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Euonymus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Celastraceae — shrubs often cultivated as ornamental plants.

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  1. ^ 1913 [1897], Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown, An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions: from Newfoundland to the Parallel of the Southern Boundary of Virginia, and from the Atlantic Ocean Westward to the 102d Meridian, Volume 2, 2:490.