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brandy bush, noun phrase

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South African DutchShow more Translation of South African Dutch brandewynbosch, brandewyn brandy + bosch bush.
The moretlwa, Grewia flava.
1822 W.J. Burchell Trav. I. 364They (sc. Hottentots) are fond of brandy, but their distance from the Colony prevents their being gratified to the extent of their wishes or means. An attempt at distilling a spirit from the berries of, what they therefore call, the Brandewyn-bosch (Brandy-bush) had succeeded.
1987 F. Von Breitenbach Nat. List of Indigenous Trees 126Grewia flava,...Velvet Raisin, Wild Raisin, Raisin Tree, Brandy-bush.
The moretlwa, Grewia flava.

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