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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A tropical herb or shrub.

Usage examples (17)
  • I thought your kalanchoe was a sunny cheer me up!
  • • Backdrop low, bushy plants like kalanchoe or Chinese evergreen against tall, spiky plants like dieffenbachia or sansevieria.
  • Many plants also have methods of asexual reproduction (vegetative reproduction), which produces offspring that are genetically identical to the parent: root-sprouting...
  • How can I encourage this fickle kalanchoe to produce flowers? for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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