/ (ˈtrɪfɪd) /
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any of a species of fictional plants that supposedly grew to a gigantic size, were capable of moving about, and could kill humans
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Which of the following words means “to make a crackling sound; crackle”?
Word Origin for triffid
from the science fiction novel The Day of the Triffids (1951) by John Wyndham
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