thick-skinned

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medium-sized shrubby tree of South Africa having thick leathery evergreen leaves and white or pink flowers and globose usually two-seeded purplish black fruits Acocanthera oblongifolia , Acocanthera spectabilis , poison arrow plant , winter sweet
African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread Adansonia digitata , baobab , monkey-bread tree
climbing herbs of southeastern Asia having thick fleshy oblong leaves and naked unisexual flowers: Chinese evergreen Aglaonema , genus Aglaonema
very short-stemmed plant with thick leaves with soothing mucilaginous juice; leaves develop spiny margins with maturity; native to Mediterranean region; grown widely in tropics and as houseplants Aloe vera , burn plant
having the back covered with thick bony plates; thought to have walked with a sprawling gait resembling a lizard's ankylosaur , ankylosaurus
tropical American tree bearing sweet pulpy fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds Annona squamosa , sweetsop , sweetsop tree
sweet pulpy tropical fruit with thick scaly rind and shiny black seeds anon , sugar apple , sweetsop
nocturnal monkey of Central America and South America with large eyes and thick fur Aotus trivirgatus , douroucouli
thick dark spicy puree of apples apple butter
coarse Eurasian plant cultivated for its thick white pungent root Armoracia rusticana , horse radish , horseradish , red cole
one of a string of thick walled vegetative resting cells formed by some algae and fungi arthrospore
thick creeping evergreen herb of western Europe asarabacca , Asarum europaeum
any of several Australian evergreen perennials having short thick woody stems crowned by a tuft of grasslike foliage and yielding acaroid resins Australian grass tree , grass tree
nocturnal indris with thick grey-brown fur and a long tail Avahi laniger , woolly indris
thick heavy grease used to lubricate axles axle grease
woody creeping parasite of western North America having numerous thick powdery leaves and panicles of small dull-white flowers bastard toadflax , Comandra pallida
low-growing strong-smelling coastal shrub of warm parts of the New World having unisexual flowers in conelike spikes and thick succulent leaves Batis maritima , saltwort
long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction beam
stratum of ore or coal thick enough to be mined with profit bed , seam
any of several large tomatoes with thick flesh beefsteak tomato
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