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cylindraceous

[sil-in-drey-shuh s]
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  1. resembling a cylinder.
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Origin of cylindraceous

First recorded in 1670–80; cylind(e)r + -aceous
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  • Cylindraceous, approaching to the Cylindrical form, terete and not tapering.

    The Elements of Botany

    Asa Gray