calico bush

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n calico bush a North American evergreen shrub having glossy leaves and white or rose-colored flowers
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Usage

In literature:

They then hid in the bush and sent two of their men to the Missionary to ask for calico.
"The Story of John G. Paton" by James Paton
And did they not find a strip of red calico from a hillman's chawat in the bush?
"The Argus Pheasant" by John Charles Beecham
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