caryophyllaceous definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding the pinks (of family Caryophyllaceae), particularly describing flowers that have their particular unique corollas
    • Having corollas of five petals with long claws inclosed in a tubular, calyx, while the green.
    • from the group of which the red additionally the carnation are the types.
    • of or pertaining to flowers of this household Caryophyllaceae
  • others:
    • with respect to the CaryophyllaceƦ: specifically put on blossoms having five petals with long claws in a tubular calyx. In addition caryophyllous, caryophylleous.

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