lobeliaceous

lobeliaceous

[loh-bee-lee-ey-shuhs]
adjective
belonging to the plant family Lobeliaceae.
Compare lobelia family.


Origin:
1820–30; < Neo-Latin Lobeliace(ae) (see lobelia, -aceae) + -ous

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lobeliaceous

adjective
belonging to the family Lobeliaceae 
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