Xyridaceous
Xyridaceous Xyr`i*da"ceous, a. (Bot.) Of or pertaining to a natural order ({Xyride[ae]}) of endogenous plants, of which Xyris is the type. [1913 Webster]

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  • xyridaceous — adjective Belonging or pertaining to the Xyridaceae, a family of flowering plants …   Wiktionary

  • xyridaceous — xyr·i·da·ceous …   English syllables

  • xyridaceous — adjective see xyridaceae * * * xyridāˈceous / shəs/ adjective Of the Xyridaceae • • • Main Entry: ↑Xyris …   Useful english dictionary

  • Xyrideae — Xyridaceous Xyr i*da ceous, a. (Bot.) Of or pertaining to a natural order ({Xyride[ae]}) of endogenous plants, of which Xyris is the type. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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