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Oleaster

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Noun

1. oleaster

any of several shrubs of the genus Elaeagnus having silver-white twigs and yellow flowers followed by olivelike fruits

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Oleaster

see synonyms of oleaster
noun
1. 
any of several shrubs of the genus Elaeagnus, esp E. angustifolia, of S Europe, Asia, and North America, having silver-white twigs, yellow flowers, and an olive-like fruit: family Elaeagnaceae
2. Also called: wild olive
a wild specimen of the cultivated olive

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Oleaster

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noun
1. 
any of several plants (genus Elaeagnus) of the oleaster family, often grown for ornament; esp. the Russian olive
adjective
2. 
designating a family (Elaeagnaceae, order Proteales) of dicotyledonous plants, including buffalo berry

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Oleaster

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n.
Any of various small trees or shrubs of the family Elaeagnaceae, having olivelike fruit and silvery or brown scales on the stems and leaves, especially one of the genus Elaeagnus, such as Russian olive or silverberry.

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