"Having needles as a cactus" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 10 Dec 2023

"Having needles as a cactus" NYT crossword answer is:

SPINED (6 letters length)

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The answer to the New York Times crossword clue "Having needles as a cactus" is "spiny". Cacti are known for their spiny needles, which are used to protect them from predators and help them retain moisture in arid climates. The spines of cacti come in a variety of shapes and sizes, and some species even have colorful spines that can be used to identify them.

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