wax myrtle definition by Webster's New World
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an evergreen bayberry (Myrica cerifera) native to E North America and having grayish-white berries coated with a wax used for candles
wax myrtle definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An evergreen shrub (Myrica cerifera) of the southeast United States, having usually serrate leaves and small berrylike fruit with a waxy coating.