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4 definitions found
 for Aralia spinosa
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Toothache \Tooth"ache`\, n. (Med.)
     Pain in a tooth or in the teeth; odontalgia.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Toothache grass (Bot.), a kind of grass ({Ctenium
        Americanum) having a very pungent taste.
  
     Toothache tree. (Bot.)
     (a) The prickly ash.
     Aralia+({Aralia+spinosa">(b) A shrub of the genus Aralia ({Aralia spinosa).
         [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Angelica \An*gel"i*ca\, n. [NL. See Angelic.] (Bot.)
     1. An aromatic umbelliferous plant ({Archangelica
        officinalis or Angelica archangelica) the leaf stalks
        of which are sometimes candied and used in confectionery,
        and the roots and seeds as an aromatic tonic.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. The candied leaf stalks of angelica.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     Angelica tree, a thorny North American shrub ({Aralia
        spinosa), called also Hercules' club.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hercules'-club \Hercules'-club\, Hercules'-club
  \Hercules'-club\, Hercules-club \Hercules-club\prop. n.
     1. (Bot.) A densely spiny ornamental tree ({Zanthoxylum
        clava-herculis) of the rue family, growing in southeast
        U. S. and West Indies. [WordNet sense 1]
  
     Note: It belongs to the same genus as one of the trees
           ({Zanthoxylum Americanum) called prickly ash.
  
     Syn: Hercules'-clubs, Hercules-club, Zanthoxylum
          clava-herculis.
          [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. A small, prickly, deciduous clump-forming tree or shrub
        ({Aralia spinosa) of eastern U.S.; also called Angelica
        tree and prickly ash. [WordNet sense 2]
  
     Syn: American angelica tree, devil's walking stick, Aralia
          spinosa.
          [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. A variety of the common gourd ({Lagenaria vulgaris). Its
        fruit sometimes exceeds five feet in length.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  Aralia spinosa
      n 1: small deciduous clump-forming tree or shrub of eastern
           United States [syn: American angelica tree, devil's
           walking stick, Hercules'-club, Aralia spinosa]

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