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)



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