hydrophyllaceous

hydrophyllaceous

[hahy-droh-fi-ley-shuhs]
adjective
belonging to the Hydrophyllaceae, the waterleaf family of plants.


Origin:
< Neo-Latin Hydrophyllace(ae) (Hydrophyll(um) the type genus (see hydro-1, -phyll) + -aceae -aceae) + -ous

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