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Definition 1: plant living on another plant and obtaining organic nutriment from it - [noun denoting plant]

(parasitic plant is a kind of ...) an animal or plant that lives in or on a host (another animal or plant); it obtains nourishment from the host without benefiting or killing the host

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) American plants closely resembling Old World mistletoe

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) Old World parasitic shrub having branching greenish stems with leathery leaves and waxy white glutinous berries; the traditional mistletoe of Christmas

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) a terrestrial evergreen shrub or small tree of western Australia having brilliant yellow-orange flowers; parasitic on roots of grasses

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) small herb with scalelike leaves on reddish-brown stems and berrylike fruits; parasitic on spruce and larch trees

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) shrub of central and southeastern Europe; partially parasitic on beeches, chestnuts and oaks

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) in some classification includes Viscaceae: parasitic or hemiparasitic shrublets or shrubs or small trees of tropical and temperate regions; attach to hosts by haustoria

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) shrub of southeastern United States parasitic on roots of hemlocks having sparse spikes of greenish flowers and pulpy drupes

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) woody creeping parasite of western North America having numerous thick powdery leaves and panicles of small dull-white flowers

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) parasitic shrub of the eastern United States having opposite leaves and insignificant greenish flowers followed by oily dull green olivelike fruits

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) rare and endangered monoecious parasitic conifer of New Caledonia; parasitic on Falcatifolium taxoides

(... is a kind of parasitic plant ) a parasitic plant that contains some chlorophyll and therefore is capable of photosynthesis

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