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Scindapsus

Definition:

a monocot genus of evergreen climbers with adhesive adventitious roots; southeastern Asia and Brazil

Class:

plant noun (plants and fungi)

Plural:

Scindapsus*
(* Scindapsus may be used in a singular or plural context)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

Pothos [genus]

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Scindapsus

a genus of flowering plants in the Araceae family consisting of close to 40 species. It's endemic to Asia, but can also be found in the Pacific islands. Scindapsus isn't easily distinguishable from Epipremnum. The main difference between the two genera... (41 of 190 words, 1 image)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Scindapsus

Wiktionary:

pothos | pothoses [plural] | Pothos [genus, sense-specific]

[countable, botany] Epipremnum aureum, a vine widely cultivated as a houseplant, once classified in the genus Pothos. | [uncountable, botany] Pothos, a genus of plants consisting of subtropical and tropical, climbing, flowering vines, indigenous to the... (35 of 59 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/pothos

New World Dictionary:

pothos | Pothos [genus]

any of a genus of tropical, Old World vines of the arum family, with thick, waxy, heart-shaped, mottled leaves, including several species that are ... (24 of 35 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/pothos

Random House Dictionary:

arum family

the plant family Araceae, characterized by herbaceous plants having numerous tiny flowers on a fleshy spike above or sheathed by a large spathe, and ... (24 of 38 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/arum-family

Encarta Dictionary:

scindapsus | scindapsuses [plural] | Scindapsus [genus]

a climbing plant with heart-shaped, often variegated leaves that is popular as a house plant. Native to: Asia. Genus Scindapsus. (20 of 47 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861702322​/definition​.html  [offline]

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