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    spiraea - Dictionary definition and meaning for word spiraea

    Definition
    (noun) a Japanese shrub that resembles members of the genus Spiraea; widely cultivated in many varieties for its dense panicles of flowers in many colors; often forced by florists for Easter blooming
    Synonyms : astilbe japonica , spirea
    Definition
    (noun) any rosaceous plant of the genus Spiraea; has sprays of small white or pink flowers
    Synonyms : spirea
    Definition
    (noun) a dicotyledonous genus of the family Rosaceae
    Synonyms : genus spiraea
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