from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various plants of the genus Mesembryanthemum, native to southern Africa and having thick fleshy leaves and variously colored flowers. Also called icicle plant, pebble plant.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the name of several plants of the genus Mesembryanthemum, some of which are prized for the brilliancy and beauty of their flowers.
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- n. any of several South African plants of the genus Mesembryanthemum cultivated for showy pink or white flowers
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