from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Cyperaceae, or sedges.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a large family of plants of which the sedge is the type.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Belonging to or resembling plants of the family Cyperaceæ—that is, sedges and their congeners.
Cyperaceae + -ous (Wiktionary)