halfmens

noun
half·​mens | \ ˈhälfˌmen(t)s \
plural halfmens\ " \ or halfmense\ -​n(t)sə \

Definition of halfmens

: a southern African plant (Pachypodium namaquam) of the family Apocynaceae having an upright naked stem surmounted by a crown of leaves and suggesting in outline the figure of a human

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History and Etymology for halfmens

Afrikaans, from half + mens human being, person

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“Halfmens.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/halfmens. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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