Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of a bright clear brown or chestnut colour.
  • adj. Bearing flowers on a spadix; of the nature of a spadix.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of a bright clear brown or chestnut color.
  • adj. Bearing flowers on a spadix; of the nature of a spadix.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of a bright-brown color; bay; chestnut.
  • In botany, bearing or having the nature of a spadix. See petaloideous, endogen, and Monocotyledones. Also spadicious.

Etymologies

Latin spadix, spadicis, a date-brown or nut-brown color. See spadix. (Wiktionary)

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