Definitions for cucurbitaceous
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of or relating to plants of the family Cucurbitaceae
Pertaining to the gourd family, including cucumbers, pumpkins etc.
Origin: From cucurbita.
of, pertaining to, or resembling, a family of plants of which the cucumber, melon, and gourd are common examples
Origin: [Cf. F. cucurbitac.]
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