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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Destitute of sap and other vital juices; Lacking physical strength or vitality.

Usage examples (33)
  • Adjective : sapless plants
  • Home Rule than that kind of sapless Nationalism, astonishingly rare in
  • The mimosa trees, sapless and dry, are thick with thorns.
  • It was as if it had not had enough sun and warmth; it was a little greyish and sapless. for more
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