witch-hazel family

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n witch-hazel family comprises genera Hamamelis, Corylopsis, Fothergilla, Liquidambar, Parrotia, and other small genera
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Usage

In literature:

There are generally three or four Witch-hazels from one root, and there is always a family of cousins not far away.
"Woodland Tales" by Ernest Seton-Thompson
THE WITCH HAZEL FAMILY.
"Woodcraft" by Alan Douglas
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