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organ-pipe cactus

[awr-guh n-pahyp] /ˈɔr gənˌpaɪp/
noun
1.
a treelike or columnar cactus, Lemaireocereus marginatus, of Mexico, having a central, erect spine surrounded by spreading spines in clusters of five to eight, and funnel-shaped, brownish-purple flowers.
Origin of organ-pipe cactus
1905-1910
1905-10
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