Pilea microphylla

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Noun1.Pilea microphylla - tropical American stingless nettle that discharges its pollen explosively
nettle - any of numerous plants having stinging hairs that cause skin irritation on contact (especially of the genus Urtica or family Urticaceae)
genus Pilea, Pilea - low-growing tropical perennials grown for their stingless foliage
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Desde Juventude Transviada (1955), Os reis do le, le, le (1964), Nos tempos da Brilhantina (1978), Hair (1979), Curtindo a vida adoidado (1986), passando pelas comedias que se dedicam a tramas que se passam na transicao da escola para faculdade (High school / College), como a franquia American Pie (1999 a 2012) e series de TV como Melrose Place (1994 a 1998) e Barrados no Baile (1990 a 2000) evidenciam o interesse nesse tipo de representacao.