Spathaceous Spa*tha"ceous, a. (Bot.) Having a spathe; resembling a spathe; spathal. [1913 Webster]

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  • spathaceous — [spə thā′shəs] adj. 1. having a spathe 2. of, or having the nature of, a spathe …   English World dictionary

  • spathaceous — /speuh thay sheuhs/, adj. Bot. 1. of the nature of or resembling a spathe. 2. having a spathe. [1750 60; < NL spathaceus, equiv. to L spath(a) (see SPATHE) + aceus ACEOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • spathaceous — spa·tha·ceous …   English syllables

  • spathaceous — /spəˈθeɪʃəs/ (say spuh thayshuhs) adjective Botany 1. of the nature of or resembling a spathe. 2. having a spathe …   Australian English dictionary

  • spathaceous — (ˈ)spā|thāshəs, (ˈ)spā|th , spəˈth , (ˈ)spa|th adjective Etymology: spathe + aceous : having a spathe : resembling a spathe …   Useful english dictionary

  • spa|thal — «SPAY thuhl», adjective. = spathaceous. (Cf. ↑spathaceous) …   Useful english dictionary

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