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lobeliaceous

[ loh-bee-lee-ey-shuhs ]
/ loʊˌbi liˈeɪ ʃəs /
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adjective

belonging to the plant family Lobeliaceae.

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Origin of lobeliaceous

1820–30; <New Latin Lobeliace(ae) (see lobelia, -aceae) + -ous
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