frumentaceous


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fru·men·ta·ceous

 (fro͞o′mən-tā′shəs, -mĕn-)
adj.
Resembling or consisting of grain, especially wheat.

[From Late Latin frūmentāceus, from Latin frūmentum, grain.]

frumentaceous

(ˌfruːmɛnˈteɪʃəs)
adj
(Botany) resembling or made of wheat or similar grain
[C17: from Late Latin frūmentāceus, from Latin frūmentum corn, grain]

fru•men•ta•ceous

(ˌfru mənˈteɪ ʃəs)

adj.
of the nature of or resembling wheat or other grain.
[1660–70; < Late Latin frūmentācius wheaten, derivative of Latin frūmentum grain]
Translations
frumentaceo