noun, plural fi·cus, fi·cus·es.
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The pipals (Ficus religiosa) are shedding their leaves; the sheshams (Dalbergia sissoo) are assuming their emerald spring foliage.A Bird Calendar for Northern India|Douglas Dewar
The figs of commerce are the dried fruit of Ficus Carica, the common fig-tree.
All of the Ficus family depend so little upon the ground for their nourishment.Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Second Annual Meeting|Northern Nut Growers Association
The church, a white and dilapidated structure, was hoary with ficus and other plants which grew from ledges and crevices.The Sea and the Jungle|H. M. Tomlinson
No importance should be attached to the exaggerated divisions made by Gasparini in Ficus carica, Linnæus.Origin of Cultivated Plants|Alphonse De Candolle