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German botanists working in the rainforests of Ecuador have discovered a plant that â€œpretendsâ€ to be ill. The plant fakes its illness to prevent attacks by mining moths, which would eat the plantsâ€™ otherwise healthy leaves.
Word of the Day
- Growing in low tufty patches.
The word 'cespitose' comes from a Latin word meaning 'turf'.