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barrel cactus

noun
1.
any of several large, cylindrical, ribbed, spiny cacti of the genera Echinocactus and Ferocactus.
Origin of barrel cactus
1880-1885
1880-85, Americanism
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  • Eating cactus fruits and barrel cactus in between these trips also helps keep them hydrated.

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