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 for Spurge olive
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Spurge \Spurge\, n. [OF. espurge, F. ['e]purge, from OF.
     espurgier to purge, L. expurgare. See Expurgate, Purge.]
     (Bot.)
     Any plant of the genus Euphorbia. See Euphorbia.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Spurge+flax,+an+evergreen+shrub+({Daphne+Gnidium">Spurge flax, an evergreen shrub ({Daphne Gnidium) with
        crowded narrow leaves. It is a native of Southern Europe.
        
  
     Spurge+laurel,+a+European+shrub+({Daphne+Laureola">Spurge laurel, a European shrub ({Daphne Laureola) with
        oblong evergreen leaves.
  
     Spurge nettle. See under Nettle.
  
     Spurge+olive,+an+evergreen+shrub+({Daphne+oleoides">Spurge olive, an evergreen shrub ({Daphne oleoides) found
        in the Mediterranean region.
        [1913 Webster]

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