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  1. osage orangenoun

    cumball tree, hedge tree, hedgeapple, bodark, cumball

  2. osage orangenoun

    The tree Maclura pomifera, noted for its large, dense, wrinkly, bright green and unpalatable fruit, once a popular hedge tree in the United States.

    cumball tree, bodark, hedge tree, cumball, hedgeapple

  3. osage orangenoun

    The fruit of this tree.

    hedge tree, cumball tree, cumball, bodark, hedgeapple

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  1. osage orange, bow wood, mock orange, Maclura pomiferanoun

    small shrubby deciduous yellowwood tree of south central United States having spines, glossy dark green leaves and an inedible fruit that resembles an orange; its hard orange-colored wood used for bows by Native Americans; frequently planted as boundary hedge

    bow wood, wild orange, mock orange, cherry laurel, southern buckthorn, laurel cherry, syringa, shittim, shittimwood

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