1. [ noun ] (botany) deciduous shrub having purple capsules enclosing scarlet seeds
Synonyms: Euonymus_atropurpureus burning_bush
Related terms: shrub Euonymus
2. [ noun ] (botany) upright deciduous plant with crimson pods and seeds; the eastern United States from New York to Florida and Texas
Synonyms: Euonymus_americanus strawberry_bush
Related terms: shrub Euonymus
3. [ noun ] (zoology) large fast-moving predacious food and game fish; found worldwide
Synonyms: Acanthocybium_solandri
Related terms: mackerel Acanthocybium
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