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Amentaceous Explained

Amentaceous at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Amentaceous \Am`en*ta"ceous\, a. [LL. amentaceus.] (Bot.)
(a) Resembling, or consisting of, an ament or aments; as, the
chestnut has an amentaceous inflorescence.
(b) Bearing aments; having flowers arranged in aments; as,
amentaceous plants.

amentaceous at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj : (of plants) bearing or characterized by aments or catkins
[syn: {amentiferous}]

amentaceous at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-ad » j
  • Inter: botan » y Bearing, resembling, or consisting of an ament or aments.
    1. : The chestnut has an amentaceous inflorescence.


      * julaceous

    Translation: ta » amentaceous
    Translation: vi » amentaceous