Definition of Shrub. Meaning of Shrub. Synonyms of Shrub

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Definition of Shrub

Shrub
Shrub Shrub, n. [OE. schrob, AS. scrob, scrobb; akin to Norw. skrubba the dwarf cornel tree.] (Bot.) A woody plant of less size than a tree, and usually with several stems from the same root.
Shrub
Shrub Shrub, v. t. To lop; to prune. [Obs.] --Anderson (1573).
Shrub
Shrub Shrub, n. [Ar. shirb, shurb, a drink, beverage, fr. shariba to drink. Cf. Sirup, Sherbet.] A liquor composed of vegetable acid, especially lemon juice, and sugar, with spirit to preserve it.

Meaning of Shrub from wikipedia

- A shrub or bush is a small- to medium-sized perennial woody plant. Unlike herbaceous plants, shrubs have persistent woody stems above the ground. They...
- In terms of mixed drinks, shrub is the name of two different, but related, acidulated beverages. One type of shrub is a fruit liqueur that was po****r...
- A shrub is a small tree. Shrub may also refer to: Shrub (band) Shrub (drink) Shrub, California, an unincorporated community in the U.S. Shrub, mispronunciation...
- or bush is a plant community characterized by vegetation dominated by shrubs, often also including gr****es, herbs, and geophytes. Shrubland may either...
- genus includes both herbaceous plants and shrubs growing to 0.5–2 m (1.6–6.6 ft) tall. Their common names are shrub verbenas or lantanas. The generic name...
- Camellia sinensis is a species of evergreen shrub or small tree whose leaves and leaf buds are used to produce tea. It is of the genus Camellia (Chinese:...
- Shrub-steppe is a type of low rainfall natural gr****land. While arid, shrub-steppes have sufficient moisture to support a cover of perennial gr****es and/or...
- generally distinguished: forest floor (root and soil layers), herbaceous, shrub, understory and canopy layers. These vegetation layers are primarily determined...
- The desert is a geographical region that largely overlaps the Great Basin shrub steppe defined by the World Wildlife Fund, and the Central Basin and Range...
- A prostrate shrub is a woody plant, most of the branches of which lie upon or just above the ground, rather than being held erect as are the branches...
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