Brassicaceous
Brassicaceous Bras`si*ca"ceous, a. [L. brassica cabbage.] (Bot.) Related to, or resembling, the cabbage, or plants of the Cabbage family. [1913 Webster]

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  • brassicaceous — /bras i kay sheuhs/, adj. belonging to the plant family Brassicaceae, an alternative name for the plant family Cruciferae. Cf. mustard family. [ < NL Brassicace(ae) family name (see BRASSICA, ACEAE) + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • brassicaceous — adjective Of, pertaining to, or resembling cabbage or other brassicas See Also: Brassica …   Wiktionary

  • brassicaceous — bras·si·ca·ceous …   English syllables

  • brassicaceous — /bræsiˈkeɪʃəs/ (say brasee kayshuhs) adjective of or relating to the Brassica genus, which includes cabbage, broccoli, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • brassicaceous — |brasə|kāshəs adjective Etymology: New Latin Brassicaceae + English ous : of or relating to the family Brassicaceae * * * /bras i kay sheuhs/, adj. belonging to the plant family Brassicaceae, an alternative name for the plant family Cruciferae.… …   Useful english dictionary

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