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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Evergreen perennial herbs of tropical America with lush foliage and poisonous sap.

Usage examples (17)
  • And I'm talking dieffenbachia, draecaena, cactus and sanseveria.
  • Ficus, philodendron and dieffenbachia stood silhouetted in the dim light.
  • The dieffenbachia was not as strong, and the purple velvet was nearly dead.
  • I had surprised her with it one night, a lovely large dieffenbachia with emerald-and-cream variegated leaves. for more
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