Cotinus obovatus
chittamwood chittamwood n. 1. a shrubby tree of the U. S. Pacific coast ({Rhamnus purshianus} or {Rhamnus purshiana}), whose bark is the {cascara sagrada}, used as a mild cathartic or laxative.

Syn: cascara, cascara buckthorn, bearberry, bearwood, chittimwood, {Rhamnus purshianus}. [WordNet 1.5]

2. a deciduous tree of SE U.S. and Mexico.

Syn: false buckthorn, chittimwood, shittimwood, black haw, Bumelia lanuginosa. [WordNet 1.5]

3. a shrubby tree of southern U.S. ({Cotinus obovatus}) having large plumes of feathery flowers resembling puffs of smoke; -- called also {American smoke tree}.

Syn: American smokewood, {Cotinus americanus}, {Cotinus obovatus}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Cotinus obovatus — chittamwood chittamwood n. 1. a shrubby tree of the U. S. Pacific coast ({Rhamnus purshianus} or {Rhamnus purshiana}), whose bark is the {cascara sagrada}, used as a mild cathartic or laxative. Syn: cascara, cascara buckthorn, bearberry, bearwood …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cotinus obovatus — amerikinis pūkenis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Anakardinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Cotinus obovatus), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Cotinus obovatus angl. American smoketree; chittamwood šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Cotinus obovatus — ID 21854 Symbol Key COOB2 Common Name American smoketree Family Anacardiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AL, AR, GA, KY, MO, OK, TN, TX Growth Habit Tree, Shrub …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Cotinus obovatus — noun shrubby tree of southern United States having large plumes of feathery flowers resembling puffs of smoke • Syn: ↑American smokewood, ↑chittamwood, ↑Cotinus americanus • Hypernyms: ↑smoke tree, ↑smoke bush …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cotinus obovatus Raf. — Symbol COOB2 Common Name American smoketree Botanical Family Anacardiaceae …   Scientific plant list

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