Meaning of VIOLACEOUS in English

VIOLACEOUS

| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|lāshəs adjective

Etymology: Latin violaceus, from viola violet + -aceus -aceous

1. : of the color violet

2.

[New Latin Violaceae + English -ous ]

: of or relating to the family Violaceae

• vi·o·la·ceous·ly adverb

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