any plant belonging to the genus Sansevieria, of the agave family, grown as a houseplant for its stiff, sword-shaped leaves and white or yellow flowers.
any herbaceous perennial plant of the liliaceous genus Sansevieria, of Old World tropical regions. Some are cultivated as house plants for their erect bayonet-like fleshy leaves of variegated green (mother-in-law’s tongue); others yield useful fibre (bowstring hemp)
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adjective, French. 1. without constraint or embarrassment; free and easy.
noun See Szechuan pepper
noun 1. an Indo-European, Indic language, in use since c1200 b.c. as the religious and classical literary language of India. Abbreviation: Skt. adjective 2. Also, Sanskritic, Sanscritic. of or relating to Sanskrit. noun 1. an ancient language of India, the language of the Vedas, of Hinduism, and of an extensive philosophical and scientific literature dating […]