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- adj. Of or pertaining to the soursop and other members of the Annonaceae family.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to the order of plants including the soursop, custard apple, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to the Anonaceœ.
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Sedgwick called an _anonaceous_ tree: it was about thirty feet high, and its slender trunk was covered with large star-like crimson flowers, which surrounded it like a garland, and Grace and Emily declared they thought some one had come on purpose to adorn it.
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