menispermaceous

menispermaceous

(ˌmɛnɪspɜːˈmeɪʃəs)
adj
(Botany) of, relating to, or belonging to the Menispermaceae, a family of mainly tropical and subtropical plants, most of which are woody climbers with small flowers
[C19: from New Latin Mēnispermum name of genus, from Greek mēnē moon + sperma seed]
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Studies on the alkaloids of menispermaceous plants, CCXXII: alkaloids of Stephania rotunda loureiro (suppl 1) [Japanese].