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 (often called a bush) is a small- to medium-sized perennial woody plant. Unlike herbaceous plants, shrubs have persistent woody stems above the...
- 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...
- 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 or...
- 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...
- are generally distinguished: forest floor (root and moss layers), herb, shrub, understory and canopy layers. These vegetation layers are primarily determined...
- or bush is a plant community characterized by vegetation dominated by shrubs, often also including gr****es, herbs, and geophytes. Shrubland may either...
- A shrub is a small tree. Shrub or Shrubs may also refer to: Shrub (band), American reggae, rock and rap band The Shrubs, English rock music group Shrubs...
- Camellia sinensis is a species of evergreen shrubs or small trees in the flowering plant family Theaceae whose leaves and leaf buds are used to produce...
- reflecting the paucity and seasonality of available water. Woody-stemmed shrubs and plants characterize vegetation in these regions. Above all, these plants...
- Magnolia figo (also called banana shrub, port wine magnolia, Michelia figo) is an evergreen tree in the magnolia genus. It grows to 3–4 metres (10–13...