- belonging to the plant family Juglandaceae.
Compare walnut family.
Origin of juglandaceous
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- of, relating to, or belonging to the Juglandaceae, a family of trees that includes walnut and hickory
Word Origin for juglandaceous
C19: via New Latin from Latin juglans walnut, from ju-, shortened from Jovi- of Jupiter + glans acorn
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