a woody vine, Hydrangea anomala, of eastern Asia, having shiny, egg-shaped leaves and flat-topped white flower clusters, and climbing by aerial rootlets.
noun 1. one of a pair of spiked iron frames, strapped to the shoe, leg, or knee, to help in climbing trees, telephone poles, etc.
noun 1. . [glawr-ee-oh-suh, glohr-] /ˌglɔr iˈoʊ sə, ˌgloʊr-/ noun 1. a climbing lily of the genus Gloriosa, native to Africa and Asia, having showy red and yellow flowers.
noun 1. a brown labyrinth fish, Anabas testudineus, of southeastern Asia and the Malay Archipelago, having a specialized breathing apparatus that enables it to leave the water and move about on land.
noun 1. any of various roses that ascend and cover a trellis, arbor, etc., chiefly by twining about the supports.