burseraceous

Related to burseraceous: Burseraceae

burseraceous

(ˌbɜːsəˈreɪʃəs)
adj
(Plants) of, relating to, or belonging to the Burseraceae, a tropical family of trees and shrubs having compound leaves and resin or balsam in their stems. The family includes bdellium and some balsams
[C19: from New Latin Bursera type genus, named after J. Burser (1593–1649), German botanist]
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Other shrubs include the malpighiaceous Byrsonima sericea, the burseraceous plants Protium brasiliensis and P.