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simaroubaceous

[sim-uh-roo-bey-shuh s] /ˌsɪm ə ruˈbeɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
belonging to the Simaroubaceae, the quassia family of plants.
Compare quassia family.
Origin of simaroubaceous
1835-1845
1835-45; < New Latin Simaroubace(ae) (see simarouba, -aceae) + -ous
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simaroubaceous

/ˌsɪməruːˈbeɪʃəs/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Simaroubaceae, a mainly tropical family of trees and shrubs that includes ailanthus and quassia
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