Definitions for violaceousˌvaɪ əˈleɪ ʃəs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vi•o•la•ceousˌvaɪ əˈleɪ ʃəs(adj.)

  1. of or belonging to the violet family.

    Category: Plants

  2. of a violet color; reddish blue.

Origin of violaceous:

1650–60; < NL

Wiktionary

  1. violaceous(Adjective)

    violet colored.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Violaceous(adj)

    resembling violets in color; bluish purple

  2. Violaceous(adj)

    of or pertaining to a natural order of plants, of which the violet is the type. It contains about twenty genera and two hundred and fifty species

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