nucumentaceous
Nucamentaceous Nu`ca*men*ta"ceous, a. [See {Nucament}.] (Bot.) Like a nut either in structure or in being indehiscent; bearing one-seeded nutlike fruits. [Written also {nucumentaceous}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Nucumentaceous — Nu cu*men*ta ceous, a. (Bot.) See {Nucamentaceous}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nucamentaceous — Nu ca*men*ta ceous, a. [See {Nucament}.] (Bot.) Like a nut either in structure or in being indehiscent; bearing one seeded nutlike fruits. [Written also {nucumentaceous}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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