1. common bamboo extremely vigorous bamboo having thin-walled culms striped green and yellow; so widely cultivated that native area is uncertain
  2. common barberry upright deciduous European shrub widely naturalized in United States having clusters of juicy berries
  3. common barley grass yielding grain used for breakfast food and animal feed and in malt beverages
  4. common mallow annual Old World plant with clusters of pink or white flowers; naturalized in United States
  5. common basil annual or perennial of tropical Asia having spikes of small white flowers and aromatic leaves; one of the most important culinary herbs; used in salads, casseroles, sauces and some liqueurs
  6. common broom deciduous erect spreading broom native to western Europe
  7. common camas plant having a large edible bulb and linear basal leaves and racemes of light to deep violet-blue star-shaped flowers on tall green scapes; western North America
  8. common limpet marine limpet
  9. common bearberry evergreen mat-forming shrub of North America and northern Eurasia having small white flowers and red berries; leaves turn red in autumn
  10. common mood a mood that represents the act or state as an objective fact
  11. common box large slow-growing evergreen shrub or small tree with multiple stems; extensively used for hedges or borders and topiary figures
  12. common wormwood aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe
  13. clean bomb an atom bomb leaving little or no radioactive contamination
  14. commonplace book a notebook in which you enter memorabilia
  15. common beech large European beech with minutely-toothed leaves
  16. common birch European birch with silvery white peeling bark and markedly drooping branches
  17. common madia California annual having red-brown spots near the base of its yellow flower rays
  18. common bean any of numerous beans eaten either fresh or dried
  19. common beet biennial Eurasian plant usually having a swollen edible root
  20. common room a sitting room (usually at school or university)

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