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campanulaceous

[ kam-pan-yuh-ley-shuhs ]
/ kæmˌpæn yəˈleɪ ʃəs /
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adjective
belonging to the Campanulaceae, the bellflower family of plants.
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Origin of campanulaceous

1820–30; <New Latin Campanulace(ae) name of the family (see campanula, -aceae) + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for campanulaceous

campanulaceous
/ (kəmˌpænjʊˈleɪʃəs) /

adjective
of, relating to, or belonging to the Campanulaceae, a family of temperate and subtropical plants, including the campanulas, having bell-shaped nodding flowers
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