Definition of succulent noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈsʌkjələnt//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsʌkjələnt//
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(specialist) any plant with leaves and stems that are thick and contain a lot of water, for example a cactus Word Originearly 17th cent.: from Latin succulentus, from succus ‘juice’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: succulent

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