"lawsonia" Definition


  1. n. An Asiatic and North African shrub (Lawsonia inermis), with smooth oval leaves, and fragrant white flowers. Henna is prepared from the leaves and twigs. In England the shrub is called Egyptian privet, and in the West Indies, Jamaica mignonette.

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Word Types: n.,
Words that start with lawsonia: 1
Words that end with lawsonia: 1
Words that contain lawsonia: 1
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