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  • adj. Of the family Apocynaceae, which contains the periwinkle and oleander.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Belonging to, or resembling, a family of plants, of which the dogbane (Apocynum) is the type.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to the Apocynace√¶.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to tropical plants of the family Apocynaceae


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