A woody climbing vine of the grape family, with trifoliate leaves that are sometimes evergreen.
- Genus Cissus, family Vitaceae: several species, especially C. incisa of the central and southeastern US
More example sentences
- I've some type of cissus, that does best in brightest light in winter but out of direct sun in summer.
modern Latin: from Greek kissos 'ivy'.
Definition of cissus in:
- The British & World English dictionary