cactus Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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cactusnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkæk.təs/ (plural cacti uk   /ˈkæk.taɪ / us   or cactuses)
any of many ​types of ​desertplant usually with ​sharp spines and ​thickstems for ​storingwater
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cactusnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkæk·təs/ (plural cacti  /ˈkæk·tɑɪ/ or cactuses)
any of a ​type of ​plant that ​grows in the ​desert, having ​thickstems for ​storingwater and usually spines (= ​sharppoints)
(Definition of cactus from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cactus”
in Korean 선인장…
in Arabic نَبات الصَّبّار…
in Malaysian kaktus…
in French cactus…
in Russian кактус…
in Chinese (Traditional) 仙人掌…
in Italian cactus…
in Turkish kaktüs, çölde yetişen dikenli bir bitki…
in Polish kaktus…
in Spanish cactus…
in Vietnamese cây xương rồng…
in Portuguese cacto…
in Thai พืชจำพวกหนึ่งไม่มีใบพบมากในแถบทะเลทราย, ต้นกระบองเพชร…
in German der Kaktus…
in Catalan cactus…
in Japanese サボテン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 仙人掌…
in Indonesian kaktus…
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