An elephant's-ear plant.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- any of several plants (genus Colocasia) of the arum family, esp. an ornamental (C. antiquorum) having enormous heart-shaped leaves
- any of various cultivated begonias with large, showy leaves
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