Definition of 'cactus'
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Example sentences containing 'cactus'
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There were stone walls with cactus plants on top of them on the steeplechase course. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A mini cactus garden is super simple to make and easy to care for. The Sun (2013)One of the newer hangover cures on the block, people have in fact been eating prickly pear cactus for hundreds of years. The Sun (2015)South America garden are cactus. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Here, he displays anything from a responsive staircase that plays the scale as you climb it to a mathematical line-up of cactus plants. Times, Sunday Times (2010)After a long flight, all you can do is stumble around its pathways and cactus gardens, marvelling at the sheer audacity of it all. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'cactus'
British English: cactus /ˈkæktəs/ NOUN
A cactus is a desert plant with a thick stem, often with spikes.
- American English: cactus
- Arabic: صَبَّار
- Brazilian Portuguese: cacto
- Chinese: 仙人掌
- Croatian: kaktus
- Czech: kaktus
- Danish: kaktus
- Dutch: cactus
- European Spanish: cactus
- Finnish: kaktus
- French: cactus
- German: Kaktus
- Greek: κάκτος
- Italian: cactus
- Japanese: サボテン
- Korean: 선인장
- Norwegian: kaktus
- Polish: kaktus
- European Portuguese: cato
- Romanian: cactus
- Russian: кактус
- Spanish: cactus
- Swedish: kaktus
- Thai: ตะบองเพชร
- Turkish: kaktüs
- Ukrainian: кактус
- Vietnamese: cây xương rồng
Definition of cactus from the Collins English Dictionary
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