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Adj.1.pitcher-shaped - shaped in the form of a pitcher
formed - having or given a form or shape
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The term pitcher plant actually includes several different species of plants that all share the pitcher-shaped traps.
The purple pitcher plant is a low lying carnivorous plant that uses nectar to attract and/or retain invertebrate prey so their prey may be directed into water-filled pitcher-shaped leaves.
"This pitcher-shaped pouch makes it easy to grip while pouring the contents," Jowers says.