plural -s
: a rhizomatous perennial herb (Gunnera petaloidea) of Hawaiian uplands having a branched inflorescence and bluntly heart-shaped leaves several feet in diameter that rise from a short fleshy crown

Word History


Hawaiian 'ape'ape

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“Ape-ape.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ape-ape. Accessed 25 Feb. 2024.

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