rue family


noun

the plant family Rutaceae, characterized by trees and shrubs having simple or compound aromatic leaves, fragrant flowers, and fruit in a variety of forms, and including the citruses, the gas plant, Hercules'-club, and rue.

Nearby words

  1. rudra,
  2. rudy,
  3. rudyard,
  4. rue,
  5. rue anemone,
  6. rueful,
  7. ruefully,
  8. rufen,
  9. rufescent,
  10. ruff

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