"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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Position in dictionary: 56390 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "lawsonia": 1
Words that end with "lawsonia": 1
Words that contain "lawsonia": 1
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