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cissus Line breaks: cis¦sus
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪsəs/

Definition of cissus in English:


A woody climbing vine of a genus that includes the kangaroo vine.
  • Genus Cissus, family Vitaceae
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'.

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