- designating or relating to plants or plant parts that are fleshy as opposed to woody: a herbaceous plant
- (of petals and sepals) green and leaflike
- of or relating to herbs
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/hɜːrˈbeɪʃəs/USA pronuncation: IPA/hɝˈbeɪʃəs, ɝ-/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(hûr bā′shəs, ûr-)
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her•ba•ceous (hûr bā′shəs, ûr-),USA pronunciation adj.
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herbaceous /hɜːˈbeɪʃəs/ adj
herb /ɜrb/USA pronunciation n.WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
herb (ûrb or, esp. Brit., hûrb),USA pronunciation n.
Herb (hûrb),USA pronunciation n.
'herbaceous' also found in these entries:
-aceous - Saint John's wort - acanthus - acanthus family - agave family - agroforestry - alyssum - amaranth family - amaryllis family - arrowhead - arum family - balm - banana - banana family - barberry family - bellflower family - bindi-eye - birthwort family - bluebush - borage family - border - bramble - broomrape family - bryony - buckwheat family - buttercup family - caltrop family - caper family - caudex - cloudberry - composite family - convolvulus - cornflower - cotton - dahlia - dicotyledon - dogbane family - evening primrose family - field crop - figwort family - flax - four-o'clock family - fumitory family - gentian family - geranium family - gesneria family - geum - ginger family - ginseng family - goosefoot family
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