Definition of liana
: any of various usually woody vines especially of tropical rain forests that root in the ground
Recent Examples of liana from the Web
In an impromptu rite one day during the 2002 expedition, Tepi helped prepare an infusion of psychotropic eye drops made from a mixture of water and the shavings of tree and liana bark.
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Origin and Etymology of liana
First Known Use: 1796See Words from the same year
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