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barrel cactus Syllabification: bar·rel cac·tus

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Definition of barrel cactus in English:

noun

A spiny, ribbed cylindrical cactus.
  • Ferocactus, Echinocereus, and other genera, family Cactaceae: numerous species, including the Arizona barrel cactus (F. wislizenii), with yellow, orange, or red flower

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