semaphore plant


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Noun1.semaphore plant - erect tropical Asian shrub whose small lateral leaflets rotate on their axes and jerk up and down under the influence of sunshinesemaphore plant - erect tropical Asian shrub whose small lateral leaflets rotate on their axes and jerk up and down under the influence of sunshine
Codariocalyx, genus Codariocalyx - used in some classifications for plants usually included in genus Desmodium
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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