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cactus
American English: /ˈkæktəs/
British English: /ˈkaktəs/

Translation of cactus in Spanish:

noun plural -ti or -tuses

  • Example sentences
    • We are rich with saguaros, prickly pear, and cholla cacti, and paloverde, and mesquite trees.
    • Prickly pear cacti and large agave succulents, introduced from Mexico, grow everywhere in the north of the island.
    • Scaling and barking injuries occur on stem surfaces of saguaro cacti.

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