oyster plant

noun

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Snake plants and oyster plants vie for space with natives. Kenneth Setzer, miamiherald, 20 Apr. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1812, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of oyster plant was in 1812

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“Oyster plant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oyster%20plant. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.

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