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lauraceous

[law-rey-shuh s] /lɔˈreɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
belonging to the plant family Lauraceae.
Compare laurel family.
Origin
< New Latin Laurace(ae) (Laur(us) the laurel genus (Latin: laurel) + -aceae -aceae) + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for lauraceous

lauraceous

/lɔːˈreɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Lauraceae, a family of aromatic trees and shrubs having leathery leaves: includes the laurels and avocado
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