Definition of Philodendron in English :

Define Philodendron in English

Philodendron meaning in English

Meaning of Philodendron in English

Pronunciation of Philodendron in English

Philodendron pronunciation in English

Pronounce Philodendron in English


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1. philodendron

often grown as a houseplant

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see synonyms of philodendron
noun plural -drons or -dra (-drə)
any aroid evergreen climbing plant of the tropical American genus Philodendron: cultivated as house plants

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see synonyms of philodendron
any of a genus (Philodendron) of tropical American vines of the arum family, often with leathery, heart-shaped leaves, used commonly as a houseplant
2.  Loosely
any similar plant

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n. pl. phil·o·den·drons or phil·o·den·dra (-drə)
Any of various climbing tropical American plants of the genus Philodendron, many of which are cultivated as houseplants.

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