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wintersweet

[ win-ter-sweet ]
/ ˈwɪn tərˌswit /
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noun
a shrub, Chimonanthus praecox, native to China, having large leaves and fragrant yellow flowers.
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Origin of wintersweet

First recorded in 1890–95; winter + sweet
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