Ericaceous

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Ericaceous (Bot) Belonging to the Heath family, or resembling plants of that family; consisting of heats.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • ericaceous Of or pertaining to heath or to the Ericaceæ; resembling or consisting of heaths.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Ericaceous belonging to plants of the genus Erica
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L.,—Gr. ereikē, heath.