alocasia

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alocasia (ˌæləˈkeɪʃə)
 
n
See aroid any of various tropical plants of the genus Alocasia
 
[New Latin from Greek kolokāsiā lotus root]

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alocasia

noun
any plant of the genus Alocasia having large showy basal leaves and boat-shaped spathe and reddish berries 
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