alsinaceous

adjective
al·si·na·ceous | \¦alsə¦nāshəs, -ˌsī¦-\

Definition of alsinaceous 

: of or relating to the family Alsinaceae or genus Alsine

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First Known Use of alsinaceous

1832, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alsinaceous

New Latin Alsinaceae + English -ous

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