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thorn, noun

Origin:
Shortened form of thorn-tree.
doringboom. Also attributive.
1821 G. Barker Journal. 11 Sept.Began to cut down thorns to fence my wheat land, the cattle being every day in it.
1976 S. Cloete Chetoko 158The thorns are in bloom now...In her mind Helen saw the little fluffy yellow balls of the thorn flowers and smelled them.
doringboom. Also attributive.

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