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american elder


Definitions from WordNet

Noun american elder has 1 sense
  1. American elder, black elderberry, sweet elder, Sambucus canadensis - common elder of central and eastern North America bearing purple-black berries; fruit used in wines and jellies
    --1 is a kind of elder, elderberry bush
    --1 has parts: elderberry

Definitions from the Web

American Elder


American elder is a deciduous shrub or small tree native to North America. It is known for its clusters of fragrant white flowers and deep purple berries. The plant belongs to the honeysuckle family and is commonly used in landscaping and herbal medicine.


Sense 1 - Noun:

American elder refers to the plant species Sambucus canadensis that is found in North America.

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Sense 2 - Adjective:

The term "American elder" can also be used as an adjective to indicate something or someone related to the United States and the elder generation.

Sample Sentence:

"The American elder population needs better healthcare services."

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