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common elder


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Noun common elder has 1 sense
  1. bourtree, black elder, common elder, elderberry, European elder, Sambucus nigra - common black-fruited shrub or small tree of Europe and Asia; fruit used for wines and jellies
    --1 is a kind of elder, elderberry bush

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Common Elder


A type of shrub or small tree belonging to the Adoxaceae family, known for its fragrant flowers and dark berries. Common elders can be found in various parts of the world, including Europe, Asia, and North America.

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Example Sentences:

  • I planted a common elder in my garden to attract butterflies.
  • The berries of the common elder are used to make delicious jams and syrups.
  • During spring, the common elder produces beautiful clusters of white flowers.


Referring to something widely known or frequently encountered; ordinary or usual.

Example Sentences:

  • The common elder butterfly can be spotted in gardens across the region.
  • His painting technique is quite common elder; nothing unique or extraordinary.
  • It's a common elder belief that laughter is the best medicine.

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