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orpine

(ôr`pĭn): see stonecropstonecrop,
common name for members of the Crassulaceae (also called orpine, or hen-and-chickens, family), a family of succulent, fleshy herbs and shrubs mostly inhabiting arid regions in many parts of the world.
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Family Name (Latin and Common): Crassulaceae, the Orpine family