Buckthorn - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbəkˌθɔːrn|  American pronunciation of the word buckthorn
Brit.  |ˈbʌkθɔːn|  British pronunciation of the word buckthorn

noun

- a shrub or shrubby tree of the genus Rhamnus; fruits are source of yellow dyes or pigments
- any shrub or small tree of the genus Bumelia
- an Old World plantain with long narrow ribbed leaves widely established in temperate regions (syn: ribgrass, ribwort, ripple-grass)
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