Glumaceous
Glumaceous Glu*ma"ceous, a. [Cf. F. glumanc['e]. See {Glume}.] Having glumes; consisting of glumes. [1913 Webster]

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  • glumaceous — [glo͞o mā′shəs] adj. 1. having glumes 2. like glumes …   English World dictionary

  • glumaceous — (ˈ)glü|māshəs adjective Etymology: probably from (assumed) New Latin glumaceus, from New Latin gluma + Latin aceus aceous : consisting or having the character of glumes glumaceous flowers …   Useful english dictionary

  • glumaceous — /glooh may sheuhs/, adj. Bot. 1. glumelike; chaffy. 2. consisting of or having glumes. [1820 30; GLUME + ACEOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • glumaceous — glu·ma·ceous …   English syllables

  • glumaceous — /gluˈmeɪʃəs/ (say glooh mayshuhs) adjective 1. glume like. 2. consisting of or having glumes …   Australian English dictionary

  • Subglumaceous — Sub glu*ma ceous, a. Somewhat glumaceous. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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