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prostrate or semi-erect subshrub of tropical America, and Australia; heavily armed with recurved thorns and having sensitive soft grey-green leaflets that fold and droop at night or when touched or cooled action plant , humble plant , live-and-die , Mimosa pudica , sensitive plant , shame plant , touch-me-not
yellowish edible agaric that usually turns red when touched Amanita rubescens , blusher , blushing mushroom
beautiful spreading fern of eastern North America and eastern Asia naturalized in western Europe; pinnately divided fronds show a slight tendency to fold when touched; pinnules enclose groups of sori in beadlike lobes bead fern , Onoclea sensibilis , sensitive fern
orchid having both male and female flowers in the same raceme; when a sensitive projection at the base of the column of the male flower is touched the pollen is suddenly ejected Catasetum macrocarpum , jumping orchid
Mediterranean vine having oblong fruit that when ripe expels its seeds and juice violently when touched Ecballium elaterium , exploding cucumber , squirting cucumber , touch-me-not
base that must be touched first by a base runner in baseball first base
(baseball) base consisting of a rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score home , home base , home plate , plate
(Greek legend) the greedy king of Phrygia who Dionysus gave the power to turn everything he touched into gold Midas
something that can be seen or touched object
triangular board supported on casters; when lightly touched with the fingertips it is supposed to spell out supernatural (or unconscious) messages planchette
plant that when touched or ingested in sufficient quantity can be harmful or fatal to an organism poisonous plant
pain that is felt (as when the area is touched) rawness , soreness , tenderness
base that must be touched second by a base runner in baseball second base
base that must be touched third by a base runner in baseball third , third base
version of American football in which the ball carrier is touched rather than tackled touch football
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