spinaceous

[ spi-ney-shuh s ]
/ spɪˈneɪ ʃəs /

adjective

pertaining to or of the nature of spinach; belonging to the amaranth family of plants.

Nearby words

  1. spina bifida,
  2. spina bifida aperta,
  3. spina bifida cystica,
  4. spina bifida manifesta,
  5. spina bifida occulta,
  6. spinach,
  7. spinach-rhubarb,
  8. spinal,
  9. spinal accessory nerve,
  10. spinal anaesthesia

Origin of spinaceous

1815–25; < New Latin Spin(acia) spinach + -aceous

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