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ivy

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈaɪ.vi/ us  
an evergreen plant (= one that never loses its leaves) that often grows up trees or buildings: Ivy covered the broken walls. Variegated ivy is a popular choice for covering fences.Climbing plants
(Definition of ivy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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