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Definition of Celastrus scandens

Celastrus scandens
Waxwork Wax"work`, n. 1. Work made of wax; especially, a figure or figures formed or partly of wax, in imitation of real beings. 2. (Bot.) An American climbing shrub (Celastrus scandens). It bears a profusion of yellow berrylike pods, which open in the autumn, and display the scarlet coverings of the seeds.
Celastrus scandens
Bittersweet Bit"ter*sweet`, n. 1. Anything which is bittersweet. 2. A kind of apple so called. --Gower. 3. (Bot.) (a) A climbing shrub, with oval coral-red berries (Solanum dulcamara); woody nightshade. The whole plant is poisonous, and has a taste at first sweetish and then bitter. The branches are the officinal dulcamara. (b) An American woody climber (Celastrus scandens), whose yellow capsules open late in autumn, and disclose the red aril which covers the seeds; -- also called Roxbury waxwork.

Meaning of Celastrus scandens from wikipedia

- Celastrus scandens, commonly called American bittersweet or bittersweet, is a species of Celastrus that blooms mostly in June and is commonly found on...
- America. It closely resembles the native North American species, Celastrus scandens, with which it will readily hybridize. The defining characteristic...
- - peng Celastrus pyracanthusSouth African staff vine Celastrus rosthorni**** Loes. Celastrus scandens L. – American bittersweet Celastrus stylosus...
- (Asparagaceae) Baneberry, Actaea pachypoda (Ranunculaceae) Bittersweet, Celastrus scandens (Celastraceae) Black bryony, Dioscorea communis (Dioscoreaceae) Buckthorn...
- ocean escort. She was named for flowering vines Solanum dulcamara and Celastrus scandens. Flower-class corvettes like Bittersweet serving with the Royal Canadian...
- Wax museum, a museum for a collection of wax figures Wax sculpture Celastrus scandens, a plant in the family Celastraceae Waxwork (film), a 1988 comedy/horror...
- the Chinese trumpet vine Cardiospermum halicacabum, the balloon vine Celastrus, the staff vine Ceropegia woodii, string of hearts Clematis vitalba, traveller's...
- incana ****y alyssum Br****ica Mustards Buxus sempervirens Boxwood Celastrus scandens Climbing bittersweet Centaurea Star-thistles, knapweeds Known poisonous...
- Celastrus 1991 LH1 Celastraceae, the staff-tree family, with 100 genera and over 1000 species including many climbing plants. These include Celastrus...
- of Montana (Order Caryophyllales) Celastrales (Order Celastrales) Celastrus scandens, bittersweet Paxistima myrsinites, mountain-lover or Oregon boxleaf...