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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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