poaceous

poaceous

(pəʊˈeɪʃəs)
adj
(Botany) of, relating to, or belonging to the plant family Poaceae (grasses)
[C18: via New Latin from Greek poa grass]
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Domestication of poaceous cereal crops such as maize (corn), wheat, rice, barley, and millet lies at the foundation of sedentary living and civilization around the world, and the Poaceae still constitute the most economically important plant family in modern times, providing forage, building materials (bamboo, thatch) and fuel (ethanol), as well as food.
Biological, serological and molecular comparisons of potyviruses infecting poaceous plants in Iran.