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feminine noun & adjective
[planta] Que pertenece a la familia de las esmilacáceas.
feminine plural noun
Familia de plantas perennes, espinosas y de porte arbustivo o de liana; las flores son poco vistosas, unisexuales y los frutos en bayas.
la zarzaparrilla es una planta de clima mediterráneo que pertenece a las esmilacáceas
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