from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a name given to certain species of the genus Begonia, which have immense one-sided leaves.
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- n. tropical South American tree having a wide-spreading crown of bipinnate leaves and coiled ear-shaped fruits; grown for shade and ornament as well as valuable timber
- n. any plant of the genus Alocasia having large showy basal leaves and boat-shaped spathe and reddish berries
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