am|pe|lop|sis

am|pe|lop|sis
am|pe|lop|sis «AM puh LOP sihs», noun.
any one of a group of climbing vines or shrubs of the grape family, to which the pepper vine belongs.
[< New Latin Ampelopsis < Greek ámpelos vine + ópsis appearance]

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