Definition of Malvaceous

1. a. Pertaining to, or resembling, a natural order of plants (Malvaceæ), of which the mallow is the type. The cotton plant, hollyhock, and abutilon are of this order, and the baobab and the silk-cotton trees are now referred to it.



Definition of Malvaceous

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to plants in the mallow family, Malvaceae. ¹

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Medical Definition of Malvaceous

1. Pertaining to, or resembling, a natural order of plants (Malvaceae), of which the mallow is the type. The cotton plant, hollyhock, and abutilon are of this order, and the baobab and the silk-cotton trees are now referred to it. Origin: L. Malvaceus, from malva mallows. See Mallow. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Malvaceous

malum coxae senile
malum in se
malum perforans pedis
malum prohibitum
malum vertebrale suboccipitale
malums
malunion
malurid
malurids
malus
maluses
malva pudding
malva puddings
malvaceae
malvaceous (current term)
malvalate
malvalates
malvalic
malvalic acid
malvas
malvasia
malvasian
malvasias
malversate
malversation
malversations
malvertising
malvesie
malvesies

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