Sapotaceous

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Sapotaceous (Bot) Of or pertaining to a natural order (Sapotace√¶) of (mostly tropical) trees and shrubs, including the star apple, the Lucuma, or natural marmalade tree, the gutta-percha tree (Isonandra), and the India mahwa, as well as the sapodilla, or sapota, after which the order is named.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • sapotaceous Having the characters of Sapota; belonging or pertaining to the Sapotaceæ.
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