Definición de portulacaceous en Inglés

portulacaceous

Pronunciación /ˌpɔːtʃʊləˈkeɪʃəs/ /ˌpɔːtjʊləˈkeɪʃəs/

adjetivo

Botánica
  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of the plant family Portulacaceae, which includes the purslanes.

Origen

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William T. Brande (1788–1866), chemist. From scientific Latin Portulaca portulaca + -aceous, after scientific Latin Portulacaceae, family name.