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English definition of “holly”

holly

noun [C or U]     /ˈhɒl.i/ US  /ˈhɑː.li/
a small evergreen tree (= one that never loses its leaves ) with shiny , sharp leaves and small , round, red fruit Types of evergreen and coniferous tree
(Definition of holly noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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