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caragana

[ kar-uh-gey-nuh, -gah- ]
/ ˌkær əˈgeɪ nə, -ˈgɑ- /
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noun
any Asiatic tree or shrub of the genus Caragana, of the pea family, having pinnately compound leaves and mostly yellow flowers, used as hedge plants in the United States, especially in cold regions.
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Origin of caragana

From New Latin, perhaps directly from Mongolian karaγana “Siberian pea tree,” from Turkic
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