pothos


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pothos

(ˈpəʊθəs)
n
any aroid climbing plant of the genus Pothos
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Noun1.pothos - any of various tropical lianas of the genus Scindapsuspothos - any of various tropical lianas of the genus Scindapsus
genus Pothos, genus Scindapsus, Scindapsus - evergreen climbers with adhesive adventitious roots; southeastern Asia and Brazil
liana - a woody climbing usually tropical plant
2.pothos - evergreen liana widely cultivated for its variegated foliage
Epipremnum, genus Epipremnum - small genus of evergreen lianas of southeastern Asia to western Pacific areas
liana - a woody climbing usually tropical plant
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Leaving Europe and his familiar surroundings, Humboldt speaks of entering and walking beneath "arcades" composed of lianas, pothos, and other trailing plants, while Fanny, Edmund, and Mary enter the wooded wilderness through a literal door (116).
Below that level, stick strictly to foliage plants such as cast iron plant, Swiss cheese plant, baby's-tears, parlor palm, pothos and ferns.
You can't get there with the usual pathos; instead you must turn to Pothos, the god of yearning.
Low light loving plants, such as pothos, philodendron and snake tongue are great, but replicated artificial plants can really boost the impact of a naturalistic interior without any worry whatsoever, he affirms.
Here is the list, using their common names, from the NASA study: English Ivy, Spider plant, Golden Pothos, Peace Lily, Chinese Evergreen, Bamboo or Reed Palm, Snake Plant, Heartleaf, Split-leaf and Elephant Ear Philodendrons, Weeping Fig (Ficus Benjamina), Cornstalk, Janet Craig, Warneckii and Red-edged Dracaenas.
Variegated Philodendron, Golden Pothos and Dallas Ferns, to high-light
This system uses Golden Pothos as the plant of choice and is effective in removing VOCs under realistic indoor environmental conditions.
The following section, "desire and the other," centers on the alternatives to the "main pothos," namely pederastic love and the protagonists' rivals.
7) For example, golden pothos [Epipremium aureum, also known as devil's ivy) grown on an activated carbon filter system reduced air levels of benzene and trichloroethylene inside a Plexiglas chamber measuring 0.
A research team from the Pennsylvania State University studied the effects of three houseplants such as snake plant, spider plant, and golden pothos, on indoor ozone levels.
it is the amorous pothos for Helen that, reigning supreme over Menelaos' heart, populates the palace deserted by his wife with phantoms (phasmata) of the beloved, with her apparitions in dreams (oneirophantoi) (406).
Miles Cox (Bangor), Emmanuel Pothos (Swansea), and Steve Hosier (Bangor) have measured excessive drinkers' distraction by alcohol stimuli, finding that the more that drinkers were distracted by alcohol, the less able they were to reduce their drinking during the following six months.