Amygdalaceous A*myg`da*la"ceous, a. (Bot.) Akin to, or derived from, the almond. [1913 Webster]

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  • amygdalaceous — /euh mig deuh lay sheuhs/, adj. belonging or pertaining to the Amygdalaceae, a family of plants bearing fruit containing a single hard seed. [1850 55; < NL Amygdalace(ae) plant family name (see AMYGDALA, ACEAE) + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • amygdalaceous — amyg·da·la·ceous …   English syllables

  • amygdalaceous — adjective see amygdalaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • amygdaliceous — amygdaliceous, a. for amygdalaceous. Bailey; see amygdaline …   Useful english dictionary

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