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aloe

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noun al·oe \ˈal-(ˌ)ō\

Medical Definition of aloe

  1. 1 capitalized :  a large genus of succulent chiefly southern African plants of the lily family with basal leaves and spicate flowers

  2. 2:  a plant of the genus Aloe

  3. 3:  the dried juice of the leaves of various aloes used especially formerly as a purgative and tonic—usually used in plural but singular in construction

  4. 4:  aloe vera 2




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