sarracenial

adjective
sar·​ra·​ce·​ni·​al

Definition of sarracenial

: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of the order Sarraceniales

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History and Etymology for sarracenial

New Latin Sarraceniales

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“Sarracenial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sarracenial. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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