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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Used especially of plants.

Usage examples (12)
  • Plants of a creeping or scandent nature
  • It is a stout, scandent, evergreen shrub, which strongly resembles the myrtle.
  • At least 137 species of trees and shrubs occur here, 18 species of vine and scandent shrubs, and seven species of palms.
  • Small partridges are common: observed a curious Certhioid creeper, whose flight is like that of the Hoopoe; it is scandent over rocks. for more
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