scindapsus

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scindapsus (sɪnˈdæpsəs)
 
n
any plant of the tropical Asiatic climbing genus Scindapsus, typically stem rooting, esp S. aureus and S. pictus, grown as greenhouse or house plants for their leathery heart-shaped variegated leaves: family Araceae
 
[New Latin, from Greek skindapsos an ivy-like plant]

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