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luxuriant

adjective uk   /lʌɡˈʒʊə.ri.ənt/ us    /-ˈʒʊr.i-/
growing thickly, strongly, and well: Tall, luxuriant plants grew along the river bank. This stretch of land was once covered with luxuriant forest, but is now bare. Her luxuriant hair fell around her shoulders.Plenty and abundant pleasantly thick or full: We've bought a wonderfully luxuriant carpet for our bedroom. a luxuriant style of writingExpensive and luxuriousCosting too muchFertile or infertile land
luxuriance
noun [U] uk   /-əns/ us  
Plenty and abundant
luxuriantly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Plenty and abundant
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