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Definition of Cacti

Cacti
Cactus Cac"tus, n.; pl. E. Cactuses, Cacti (-t[=i]). [L., a kind of cactus, Gr. ??????.] (Bot.) Any plant of the order Cactac[ae], as the prickly pear and the night-blooming cereus. See Cereus. They usually have leafless stems and branches, often beset with clustered thorns, and are mostly natives of the warmer parts of America. Cactus wren (Zo["o]l.), an American wren of the genus Campylorhynchus, of several species.

Meaning of Cacti from wikipedia

- A cactus (plural: cacti, cactuses, or cactus) is a member of the plant family Cactaceae, a family comprising about 127 genera with some 1750 known species...
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- insect lives on cacti in the genus Opuntia, feeding on plant moisture and nutrients. The insects are found on the pads of prickly pear cacti, collected by...
- These transverse bands have been correlated to daily growth. In columnar cacti, spines almost always grow in areoles which originate at the apex of the...
- Many cacti are known to be psychoactive, containing phenethylamine alkaloids such as mescaline However, the two main ritualistic (folkloric) genera are...
- Agave tequilana, commonly called blue agave (agave azul) or tequila agave, is an agave plant that is an important economic product of Jalisco, Mexico,...
- Strange Cacti is the debut EP by American singer-songwriter and musician Angel Olsen. Originally released on c****ette in 2010, it was later reissued by...
- which excludes plants that botanists would regard as succulents, such as cacti. Succulents are often grown as ornamental plants because of their striking...
- Schlumbergera is a small genus of cacti with 6-9 species found in the coastal mountains of south-eastern Brazil. Plants grow on trees or rocks in habitats...
- possibly relating to pitahaya for names of tall cacti species with flowering fruit. Pitahaya-producing cacti of the genus Hylocereus, originally native to...
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