Dogwood

Cornus officinalis is a species of dogwood originated from Korea and China. Known also as Japanese cornel or Japanese cornelian cherry or Cornelian cherries it is a food and medicinal plant.
Sinónimos:
Cornus, Japanese cornel
Categorías: Planta medicinal
Dogwood (Wiktionary)

English

Etymology

dag +‎ wood, from dag (a sharp object).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɒɡwʊd/

Noun

dogwood (countable and uncountable, plural dogwoods)

  1. Any of various small trees of the genus Cornus, especially the wild cornel and the flowering cornel
  2. The wood of such trees and shrubs.
  3. A wood or tree similar to this genus, used in different parts of the world.

Translations

See also

  • dogberry
  • cornel
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