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primulaceous

[prim-yuh-ley-shuh s] /ˌprɪm yəˈleɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
belonging to the plant family Primulaceae.
Compare primrose family.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; < Neo-Latin Primulace(ae) family name (see primula, -aceae) + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for primulaceous

primulaceous

/ˌprɪmjʊˈleɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Primulaceae, a family of plants having funnel-shaped or bell-shaped flowers: includes primrose, moneywort, pimpernel, and loosestrife
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