glumaceous

[ gloo-mey-shuh s ]
/ gluˈmeɪ ʃəs /

adjective Botany.

glumelike; chaffy.
consisting of or having glumes.

Origin of glumaceous

First recorded in 1820–30; glume + -aceous

Related forms

sub·glu·ma·ceous, adjective
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