Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Belonging to or resembling plants of the family Cyperaceæ—that is, sedges and their congeners.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Bot.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a large family of plants of which the sedge is the type.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective botany Of or pertaining to the Cyperaceae, or sedges.

Etymologies

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Cyperaceae +‎ -ous

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