from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Bearing umbels.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. bearing umbels
  • adj. pertaining to a member of the family Umbelliferae

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Producing umbels.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to a natural order (Umbelliferæ) of plants, of which the parsley, carrot, parsnip, and fennel are well-known examples.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, bearing an umbel or umbels; of or pertaining to the Umbelliferæ: as, an umbelliferous genus.

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

  • adj. relating to or belonging to plants of the family Umbelliferae


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