any of several large, cylindrical, ribbed, spiny cacti of the genera Echinocactus and Ferocactus.
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Irregular Plural Nouns: People Change, but Aircraft Don’tIrregular plural nouns are nouns that become plural in a way other than adding -s or -es to the end. It can be tough to remember which nouns are irregular, but here are a few guidelines for how to handle the ones that are. Regular Nouns First off, a noun is a person, place, or thing. Nouns are singular when they represent one item and …
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Origin of barrel cactus
An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
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