Meaning of -ACEOUS in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ adjective suffix ]

Etymology: Latin -aceus


a. : characterized by : full of

set aceous

b. : consisting of

diatom aceous

: having the nature or form of

tuff aceous


a. : of or relating to a group of animals typified by (such) a form

cet aceous

or characterized by (such) a feature

crust aceous

b. : of or relating to a plant family

solan aceous

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.