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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of a variety of plants grown indoors for decorative purposes.

Usage examples (34)
  • What you normally call a houseplant they know to be Mother Nature's clean air machine.
  • A woman who laughingly called me a "houseplant" but let me spend my vacation as I wanted, loved me as I was.
  • Well, known as salvia divinorum, this leafy "houseplant" is a highly-potent relative of sage and mint plants.
  • Q: What is the easiest houseplant to take care of? for more
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