acinaceous


acinaceous
/as'euh nay"sheuhs/, adj. Bot.
having many small seeds, as a grape.
[1765-75; ACIN(US) + -ACEOUS]

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  • Acinaceous — Ac i*na ceous, a. [L. acinus a grape, grapestone.] (Bot.) Containing seeds or stones of grapes, or grains like them. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acinaceous — |asə|nāshəs adjective Etymology: acinus + aceous botany : containing seeds or kernels * * * /as euh nay sheuhs/, adj. Bot. having many small seeds, as a grape. [1765 75; ACIN(US) + ACEOUS] * * * acināˈceous …   Useful english dictionary

  • acinaceous — adjective Containing seeds or stones of grapes, or grains like them …   Wiktionary

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