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JOSHUA TREE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Joshua tree mean? 

JOSHUA TREE (noun)
  The noun JOSHUA TREE has 1 sense:

1. a large branched arborescent yucca of southwestern United States having short leaves and clustered greenish white flowers

  Familiarity information: JOSHUA TREE used as a noun is very rare.


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JOSHUA TREE (noun)


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Meaning:

A large branched arborescent yucca of southwestern United States having short leaves and clustered greenish white flowers

Classified under:

Nouns denoting plants

Synonyms:

Joshua tree; Yucca brevifolia

Hypernyms ("Joshua tree" is a kind of...):

yucca (any of several evergreen plants of the genus Yucca having usually tall stout stems and a terminal cluster of white flowers; warmer regions of North America)


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