-áceo

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See also: aceo and -aceo

Portuguese[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-áceo m (feminine -ácea, plural -áceos, feminine plural -áceas)

  1. -aceous (of, relating to, or resembling the thing suffixed)
    ópio (opium) + ‎-áceo → ‎opiáceo (opiate)
  2. -aceous (belonging to a taxonomic family or other group)
    amaranto (amaranth) + ‎-áceo → ‎amarantáceo (amarantaceous)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -āceus. Doublet of -azo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-áceo m (plural -áceos, feminine -ácea, feminine plural -áceas)

  1. -aceous
    acanto + ‎-áceo → ‎acantáceo

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