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- adj. Of, pertaining to, or resembling the family of plants of which the bindweed and morning glory are common examples.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of, pertaining to, or resembling, the family of plants of which the bindweed and the morning-glory are common examples.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, belonging or relating to the natural order Convolvulaceæ; resembling the convolvulus.
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-- A species of jalap is obtained from this convolvulaceous plant; this is a resinous matter contained in the juices.