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brassicaceous

[bras-i-key-shuh s] /ˌbræs ɪˈkeɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
belonging to the plant family Brassicaceae, an alternative name for the plant family Cruciferae.
Compare mustard family.
Origin
< Neo-Latin Brassicace(ae) family name (see brassica, -aceae) + -ous
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