[ mag-noh-lee-ey-shuh s ]
/ mægˌnoʊ liˈeɪ ʃəs /
belonging to the plant family Magnoliaceae.
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Example sentences from the Web for magnoliaceous
Urtica urens, and urentior occur about the houses, Cupressus pendula and a Magnoliaceous tree, with exquisitely fragrant blossoms.Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith
British Dictionary definitions for magnoliaceous
/ (mæɡˌnəʊlɪˈeɪʃəs) /
of, relating to, or belonging to the Magnoliaceae, a family of trees and shrubs, including magnolias and the tulip tree, having large showy flowers
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