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devil's-tongue

[dev-ilz-tuhng] /ˈdɛv ɪlzˌtʌŋ/
noun
1.
a foul-smelling, fleshy plant, Amorphophallus rivieri, of the Old World tropics, having flowers on a spike surrounded by a dark-red spathe.
Also called snake palm.
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