carissa

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n carissa a shrub of the genus Carissa having fragrant white flowers and plumlike red to purple-black fruits
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Usage

In literature:

Carissa lanceolata, R. Br.
"Explorations in Australia, The Journals of John McDouall Stuart" by John McDouall Stuart
TECOMA OXLEYI; ACACIA CUNNINGHAMII; CARISSA OVATA Br.?
"Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia" by Thomas Mitchell
Here I found Solanum, Tribulus, a Mimosa, lime trees, Carissa, Mimusops, Stemodia ruderalis now appear.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
Kannahia laniflora, with particularly sweet-smelling flowers, lines the borders of the rivulets in Efat; Carissa spec.
"The Highlands of Ethiopia" by William Cornwallis Harris
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In news:

Carissa now dedicates her life to helping victims and survivors of the sex trade.
Clovis senior setter Carissa Grummer plays a ball during Monday's Wildcat volleyball practice.
Carissa Wise of Red Oak took her Chihuahua to be neutered at an SPCA clinic in Dallas.
Carissa Rosario Reeks of "Young & Fresh" Sexiness .
Carissa recently launched her perfume, "Young & Fresh" with a press event in New York.
A master surfboard shaper, Mr Brewer has designed boards for such surfing legends as Laird Hamilton and Garrett McNamara, as well as for the current women's world surf champion, Carissa Moore.
Produced by Brian Presley, Kevin Matusow, Carissa Buffel.
Episode 1 of Carissa's title year retrospective.
Carissa Moore Defeats Steph Gilmore at Rip Curl Pro.
Send "Carissa Phelps tells story of child sex trafficking at Bonner and Bonner Diversity Lecture" to a friend.
Variation in careers Carissa Doolittle is learning about two of her career interests through the high school Internship program.
CBS (Posted by Carissa Fox) Email.
Let's extend our congrats to Korez and Carissa Mack , for the birth on their first child, Kade Roberts Mack , on February 3, 2011 at 10:28pm in Tallahassee, Florida weighing 6 lbs, 14 oz and 18 inches long.
Carissa Moore (HAW) putting on a show at Newcastle 's Surfest today.
13 News, Carissa Fox, Justin Surrency.
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