- a juice obtained from the leaves of a liliaceous plant, Aloe vera, used as an emollient in skin and hair preparations
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
al′oe ver′a (ver′ə, vēr′ə),USA pronunciation
Plant Biologyany aloe of the species Aloe vera, the fleshy leaves of which yield a juice used as an emollient ingredient of skin lotions and for treating burns.
- Neo-Latin: literally, true aloe
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aloe vera /ˈæləʊ ˈvɪərə/ n
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