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noun ka·lan·choe \ˌka-lən-ˈkō-ē also kə-ˈlaŋ-kə-(ˌ)wē or ˈka-lən-ˌchō\

Definition of kalanchoe

  1. :  any of a genus (Kalanchoe) of chiefly African tropical succulent herbs or shrubs of the orpine family often cultivated as ornamentals —called also bryophyllum

Origin and Etymology of kalanchoe

New Latin

First Known Use: 1830

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