how to pronounce coleus


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coleus is pronounced in three syllables

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meanings of coleus


  1. Any other plant formerly classified in the genus Coleus, which is now considered to be a synonym of Plectranthus.
  2. A plant in the mint family, Plectranthus scutellarioides (formerly known as Coleus blumei and Solenostemon scutellarioides), cultivated for its bright-colored or variegated leaves.

coleus frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word coleus occurs in english on average 0.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics coleus can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that coleus can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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