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  1. resurrection plant, rose of Jericho, Selaginella lepidophyllanoun

    densely tufted fern ally of southwestern United States to Peru; curls up in a tight ball when dry and expands and grows under moist conditions

  2. rose of Jericho, resurrection plant, Anastatica hierochunticanoun

    small grey Asiatic desert plant bearing minute white flowers that rolls up when dry and expands when moist


  1. Resurrection plant

    A resurrection plant is any poikilohydric plant that can survive extreme dehydration, even over months or years. Examples include:


  1. resurrection plant

    A resurrection plant is a type of plant that can survive extreme dehydration for months or even years, appearing to be completely dead. However, once water becomes available and is absorbed, the plant can return to its normal state within few hours. This unique adaptation allows these plants to survive in harsh, arid environments. Popular examples of resurrection plants include the Rose of Jericho and the Resurrection Fern.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of resurrection plant in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of resurrection plant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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  • ಪುನರುತ್ಥಾನ ಸಸ್ಯKannada
  • Воскрешение растенийRussian
  • పునరుత్థాన మొక్కTelugu
  • قیامت خانے کا پوداUrdu

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    a symptom of reduced quality or strength
    A decline
    B drought
    C deterioration
    D accident

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