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Definition of mind-your-own-business in English:


A creeping Mediterranean plant with masses of tiny pale green leaves, widely cultivated as a greenhouse or indoor plant. Also called mother of thousands.
  • Soleirolia soleirolii, family Urticaceae
Example sentences
  • How can I rid my garden of the creeping menace mind-your-own-business?

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