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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fahy-kuh s]
    • /ˈfaɪ kəs/
    • /ficus/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fahy-kuh s]
    • /ˈfaɪ kəs/

Definitions of ficus word

  • noun plural ficus any of numerous chiefly tropical trees, shrubs, and vines belonging to the genus Ficus, of the mulberry family, having milky sap and large, thick or stiff leaves, including the edible fig, the banyan, and many species grown as ornamentals. 1
  • noun ficus A tree, shrub, or climbing plant of a large genus that includes the figs and the rubber plant. They grow in tropical and warm climates, and several species are of commercial importance. 1
  • noun ficus any plant of the genus Ficus, which includes the edible fig and several greenhouse and house plants 0
  • noun ficus any of a genus (Ficus) of tropical shrubs, trees, and climbing plants of the mulberry family, with glossy, leathery leaves, including the rubber plant: often grown indoors as an ornamental 0
  • noun ficus (botany) A plant belonging to the genus Ficus, including the rubber plant. 0

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ficus popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 81% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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