gesneriaceous

adjective
ges·​ne·​ri·​a·​ceous
variants: or gesneraceous \ ¦gesnə¦rā-​ \

Definition of gesneriaceous

: of or relating to the family Gesneriaceae

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History and Etymology for gesneriaceous

New Latin Gesneriaceae or Gesneraceae + English -ous

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“Gesneriaceous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gesneriaceous. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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