[ spuh-they-shuhs ]
/ spəˈθeɪ ʃəs /
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of the nature of or resembling a spathe.
having a spathe.
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Example sentences from the Web for spathaceous
Inflorescences consist of spiciform racemes with spathaceous bracts; rachis is jointed.A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses|Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar