from The Century Dictionary.

  • Characterized like Xyris; belonging to the Xyrideæ (Xyridaceæ).

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

  • adjective (Bot.) Of or pertaining to a natural order (Xyrideæ) of endogenous plants, of which Xyris is the type.

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

  • adjective Belonging or pertaining to the Xyridaceae, a family of flowering plants.


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