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  Definition of Spiraea
  1. a dicotyledonous genus of the family Rosaceae
  2. any rosaceous plant of the genus Spiraea; has sprays of small white or pink flowers
  3. 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
Similar Words: genus Spiraea, spirea, spiraea, Astilbe japonica

 

Hyponyms: bridal wreath, bridal-wreath, Saint Peter's wreath, St. Peter's wreath, Spiraea prunifolia

 

Member Meronyms: Rosaceae, family Rosaceae, rose family, genus Spiraea

 

Anagrams: aspirer, paresis, apprise

 

 
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