plural noun Bam·bu·se·ae \-sēˌē\

Definition of Bambuseae

  1. :  a tribe of the family Gramineae comprising the bamboos and being characterized by perennial usually rhizomatous rootstocks that send up numerous culms which typically form clumps but are sometimes solitary or climbing

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Origin and Etymology of bambuseae

New Latin, from Bambusa + -eae (feminine plural of -eus)

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a brief usually trivial fact

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