santalaceous

/ (ˌsæntəˈleɪʃəs) /

adjective

of, relating to, or belonging to the Santalaceae, a family of semiparasitic plants of Australia and Malaysia including sandalwood and quandong

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Word Origin for santalaceous

C19: via New Latin from Late Greek santalon sandalwood
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