Definition of graminaceous in English:

graminaceous

Line breaks: gram¦in|aceous
Pronunciation: /ˌgramɪˈneɪʃəs
 
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adjective

Botany
  • Relating to or denoting plants of the grass family (Gramineae).
    More example sentences
    • In graminaceous plants, leaf cells divide from a basal meristem, which causes older cells to be displaced by younger cells below them.

Origin

mid 19th century: from Latin gramen, gramin- 'grass' + -aceous.

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