Meaning of Chinese snowball

Chi'nese snow'ball

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a Chinese shrub, Viburnum macrocephalum, of the honeysuckle family, having scurfy, hairy twigs, hairy leaves, and white flowers in large, showy, globelike clusters.
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