Zinziberaceous


Zinziberaceous
Zinziberaceous \Zin`zi*ber*a"ceous\, a. (Bot.) Same as {Zingiberaceous}. [1913 Webster]

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  • zinziberaceous — /zin zeuh beuh ray sheuhs/, adj. zingiberaceous. * * * zingiberāˈceous or zinziberāˈceous adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑zingiber * * * zinziberaceous, a. Bot. (ˌzɪnzɪbəˈreɪʃəs) = zingiberaceous. in Webster …   Useful english dictionary

  • zinziberaceous — /zin zeuh beuh ray sheuhs/, adj. zingiberaceous. * * * …   Universalium

  • zinziberaceous — adjective Belonging to the ginger family, and of the genus name Zingiber; zingiberaceous …   Wiktionary

  • Curcuma angustifolia — Tikor Tik or, n. [Hind. tikhur.] A starch or arrow root made from the tubes of an East Indian zinziberaceous plant ({Curcuma angustifolia}); also, the plant itself. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tikor — Tik or, n. [Hind. tikhur.] A starch or arrow root made from the tubes of an East Indian zinziberaceous plant ({Curcuma angustifolia}); also, the plant itself. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zingiberaceous — /zin jeuh beuh ray sheuhs/, adj. belonging to the Zingiberaceae, the ginger family of plants. Also, zinziberaceous. Cf. ginger family. [1840 50; < NL Zingiberace(ae) family name (see GINGER, ACEAE) + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • zingiberaceous — adjective zinziberaceous …   Wiktionary

  • zin|gi|ber|a|ceous — «ZIHN juh buh RAY shuhs», adjective. belonging to the ginger family. Also, zinziberaceous. ╂[< New Latin Zingiberaceae the family name (< Latin zingiberi ginger) + English ous] …   Useful english dictionary


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