solanaceous(redirected from solanaceously)
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Of or belonging to the nightshade family.
[From New Latin Sōlānāceae, family name, from Sōlānum, type genus, from Latin sōlānum, nightshade; see solanine.]
(Plants) of, relating to, or belonging to the Solanaceae, a family of plants having typically tubular flowers with reflexed petals, protruding anthers, and often poisonous or narcotic properties: includes the potato, tobacco, henbane, mandrake, and several nightshades
[C19: from New Latin Sōlānāceae, from Latin sōlānum nightshade]
sol•a•na•ceous(ˌsɒl əˈneɪ ʃəs)
belonging to the Solanaceae, the nightshade family of plants.
|Adj.||1.||solanaceous - of or relating to plants of the family Solanaceae (the potato family)|