acanthaceous definition

  • adjective:
    • equipped with prickles, as a plant.
    • Armed with prickles, as a plant.
    • Of, regarding, or resembling, the household of flowers of which the acanthus could be the type.
  • others:
    • Armed with prickles, as a plant.
    • of the order Acanthace√¶; for the form of the acanthus.

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