stone plant


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liv′ing stones′


n., pl. living stones.
any of various succulent plants of the genus Lithops, native to Africa, having solitary yellow or white flowers and thick leaves that resemble stones. Also called lithops, stone plant.
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Noun1.stone plant - any plant of the genus Lithops native to Africa having solitary yellow or white flowers and thick leaves that resemble stonesstone plant - any plant of the genus Lithops native to Africa having solitary yellow or white flowers and thick leaves that resemble stones
genus Lithops - genus of stemless South African succulents
succulent - a plant adapted to arid conditions and characterized by fleshy water-storing tissues that act as water reservoirs
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s Knox County Stone plant has worked 2 6 years without a lost-time accident.
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These improvements will enable us to increase our capacity and shorten lead times for our customer, said Eldorado Stone Plant Manager Frank Guthrie.
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