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Definition 1: any of numerous plants of the genus Euphorbia; usually having milky often poisonous juice - [noun denoting plant]

(spurge is a kind of ...) a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems

(... is a kind of spurge ) poinsettia of United States and eastern Mexico; often confused with Euphorbia heterophylla

(... is a kind of spurge ) European perennial herb with greenish yellow terminal flower clusters

(... is a kind of spurge ) wax-coated shrub of northern Mexico and southwestern United States

(... is a kind of spurge ) European erect or depressed annual weedy spurge adventive in northeastern United States

(... is a kind of spurge ) Mexican shrub often cultivated for its scarlet-bracted flowers

(... is a kind of spurge ) small tree of dry open parts of southern Africa having erect angled branches suggesting candelabra

(... is a kind of spurge ) somewhat climbing bushy spurge of Madagascar having long woody spiny stems with few leaves and flowers with scarlet bracts

(... is a kind of spurge ) an annual weed of northeastern North America with dentate leaves

(... is a kind of spurge ) showy poinsettia found from the southern United States to Peru

(... is a kind of spurge ) tropical American plant having poisonous milk and showy tapering usually scarlet petallike leaves surrounding small yellow flowers

(... is a kind of spurge ) much-branched hirsute weed native to northeastern North America

(... is a kind of spurge ) poisonous Old World spurge; adventive in America; seeds yield a purgative oil

(... is a kind of spurge ) not unattractive European weed whose flowers turn toward the sun

(... is a kind of spurge ) an Old World spurge introduced as a weed in the eastern United States

(... is a kind of spurge ) African dwarf succulent perennial shrub with numerous slender drooping branches

(... is a kind of spurge ) common perennial United States spurge having showy white petallike bracts

(... is a kind of spurge ) annual spurge of western United States having showy white-bracted flower clusters and very poisonous milk

(... is a kind of spurge ) Old World perennial having foliage resembling cypress; naturalized as a weed in the United States

(... is a kind of spurge ) tall European perennial naturalized and troublesome as a weed in eastern North America

(... is a member of spurge) type genus of the Euphorbiaceae: very large genus of diverse plants all having milky juice

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