- belonging to the plant family Magnoliaceae.
Compare magnolia family.
Origin of magnoliaceous
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Urtica urens, and urentior occur about the houses, Cupressus pendula and a Magnoliaceous tree, with exquisitely fragrant blossoms.
- of, relating to, or belonging to the Magnoliaceae, a family of trees and shrubs, including magnolias and the tulip tree, having large showy flowers
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