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frumentaceous

[froo-muh n-tey-shuh s] /ˌfru mənˈteɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
of the nature of or resembling wheat or other grain.
Origin of frumentaceous
1660-1670
1660-70; < Late Latin frūmentāceus of corn or grain, equivalent to Latin frūment(um) grain + -āceus -aceous
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frumentaceous

/ˌfruːmɛnˈteɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
resembling or made of wheat or similar grain
Word Origin
C17: from Late Latin frūmentāceus, from Latin frūmentum corn, grain
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