What does aloe vera mean?

aloe vera meaning in General Dictionary

really short-stemmed plant with dense leaves with soothing mucilaginous liquid; leaves develop spiny margins with readiness; native to Mediterranean area; cultivated extensively in tropics and also as houseplants

aloe vera - German to English

aloe vera [Aloe vera, syn.: A. barbadensis, A. chinensis, A. indica, A. vulgaris]