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Venus flytrapor Venus' flytrap also Venus's flytrap
An insectivorous plant (Dionaea muscipula) of the coastal plain of the Carolinas. It has hinged two-lobed leaves that close to entrap insects that land on them.
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|Noun||1.||Venus's flytrap - carnivorous plant of coastal plains of the Carolinas having sensitive hinged marginally bristled leaf blades that close and entrap insects|
carnivorous plant - plants adapted to attract and capture and digest primarily insects but also other small animals
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