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Umbelliferous meaning

umbelliferous - 3 dictionary results

  1. 1. relating to or belonging to plants of the family Umbelliferae
  2. 2. Producing umbels.
  3. 3. Of or pertaining to a natural order ( Umbelliferae) of plants, of which the parsley, carrot, parsnip, and fennel are well- known examples.

umbelliferous - examples of usage

  1. Flowers in umbelliferous cymes, compound, axillary, solitary and alternate, with woolly peduncles; hermaphrodite, regular, small, of a pale green color inside and a light purple outside. - "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines", T. H. Pardo de Tavera.
  2. Many of these frequent the blossoms of Golden- rods, umbelliferous and other late- flowering plants. - "Directions for Collecting and Preserving Insects", C. V. Riley.
  3. Erik answered without hesitation " that it was one of the family of umbelliferous plants," and described them in detail. - "The Waif of the "Cynthia"", André Laurie and Jules Verne.
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