Mezereon meaning

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A poisonous Eurasian ornamental shrub (Daphne mezereum) having fragrant lilac-purple flowers and small scarlet fruit.
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The dried bark of this plant, formerly used for medicinal purposes.
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A poisonous Eurasian ornamental shrub (Daphne mezereum) having fragrant lilac-purple flowers and small scarlet fruit.
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The dried bark of this plant, formerly used for medicinal purposes.
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An ornamental shrub, Daphne mezereum, having purple flowers and bright red fruit.
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The dried bark of this plant, once used as a vesicant.
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Origin of mezereon

  • Middle English mizerion from Medieval Latin mezereon from Arabic māzaryūn of Persian origin
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Arabic مازريون (māzaryÅ«n).
    From Wiktionary