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arundinaceous

[ uh-ruhn-duh-ney-shuhs ]
/ əˌrʌn dəˈneɪ ʃəs /
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adjective Botany.

pertaining to or like a reed or cane; reedlike; reedy.

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Origin of arundinaceous

1650–60; <New Latin, equivalent to Latin (h)arundin- (stem of harundō reed) + -āceus-aceous
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British Dictionary definitions for arundinaceous

arundinaceous
/ (əˌrʌndɪˈneɪʃəs) /

adjective

botany resembling a reed

Word Origin for arundinaceous

C17: from Latin harundināceus, from harundō a reed
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