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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Of a plant tipped with a spine.

Usage examples (3)
  • Holding out a spine-tipped hand, the creature passed something unseen to the eager cat-man.
  • She rubbed spine-tipped fingers together.
  • Leaves evergreen, simple, alternate, 2-4 inches long, 1-1/2-3 inches wide, flat when compared with those of the European holly, thickish, smooth on both sides, yellowish-green,... for more
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