agave: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (u-gä'vē, u-gā'-), [key]
— n.
  1. any of numerous American plants belonging to the genus Agave, of the agave family, species of which are cultivated for economic or ornamental purposes:of central Arizona, is an endangered species. A. arizonica,
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