Pedilanthus

noun
Ped·i·lan·thus | \ ˌped-ə-ˈlan(t)-thəs \

Medical Definition of Pedilanthus 

: a genus of tropical American plants (family Euphorbiaceae) that resemble cacti and include the redbird cactus (P. tithymaloides)

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