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araliaceous

[uh-rey-lee-ey-shuh s] /əˌreɪ liˈeɪ ʃəs/
adjective, Botany
1.
belonging to the Araliaceae, the ginseng family of plants.
Compare ginseng family.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; < Neo-Latin Araliace(ae) (see aralia, -aceae) + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for araliaceous

araliaceous

/əˌreɪlɪˈeɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Araliaceae, a chiefly tropical family of trees, shrubs, or woody climbers having small clusters of whitish or greenish flowers. The family includes the ivy and ginseng
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