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firebush

[ fahyuhr-boosh ]
/ ˈfaɪərˌbʊʃ /
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noun

any of several shrubs having bright red flowers or foliage, as the burning bush.

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Origin of firebush

First recorded in 1880–85; fire + bush1
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