[kee-nuh-poh-dee-ey-shuh s, ken-uh-]
- belonging to the Chenopodiaceae, formerly the goosefoot family, now considered part of the amaranth family of plants.
Compare goosefoot family.
Origin of chenopodiaceous
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Examples from the Web for chenopodiaceous
Artemisia was the principal plant, mingled with Fremontia and the chenopodiaceous shrubs.
There were some large artemisias; but the principal plants are chenopodiaceous shrubs.
Chenopodiaceous shrubs constituted the growth, and made again our firewood.
Chenopodiaceous plants are always frequent where the Myal grows.Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia