thymelaeaceous

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thymelaeaceous (ˌθɪmɪlɪˈeɪʃəs)
 
adj
of, relating to, or belonging to the Thymelaeaceae, a family of trees and shrubs having tough acrid bark and simple leaves: includes spurge laurel, leatherwood, and mezereon
 
[C19: via New Latin, from Greek thumelaia, from thumonthyme + elaia olive]

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