Pronunciation: (hen'un-chik'unz), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/hen-and-chickens.html on line 75 [key]
any of several succulent plants that grow in clusters or colonies formed by runners or offshoots, as those of the genera Echeveria and Sempervivum. Cf. houseleek.
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