aloe vera


aloe vera
a|loe ve|ra [ˌæləu ˈvıərə US ˌælou ˈverə] n
[Date: 1900-2000; : Modern Latin; Origin: 'true aloe'; aloe 1300-1400 '(dried juice of) a type of plant' from Latin, from Greek]
[U]
a tropical plant with thick leaves that are filled with a liquid which is used to make medicine, ↑cosmetics etc

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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