noun No·pa·lea \nōˈpālēə\

Definition of Nopalea

  1. :  a genus of cacti differing from Opuntia with which it is sometimes combined by the erect petals and scarlet flowers with stamens that are much longer than the petals

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Origin and Etymology of nopalea

New Latin, from Spanish nopal

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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