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amentaceous


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Amentaceous  \Am`en*ta"ceous\,  a.  [LL.  amentaceus.]  (Bot.) 
  a  Resembling,  or  consisting  of  an  ament  or  aments;  as  the 
  chestnut  has  an  amentaceous  inflorescence. 
  b  Bearing  aments;  having  flowers  arranged  in  aments;  as 
  amentaceous  plants. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  amentaceous 
  adj  :  (of  plants)  bearing  or  characterized  by  aments  or  catkins 
  [syn:  {amentiferous}] 




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