herbaceous

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Borrowed from Latin herbāceus (grassy).

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herbaceous (comparative more herbaceous, superlative most herbaceous)

  1. (botany) Not woody, lacking lignified tissues.
  2. (wine) Not woody in flavor.
  3. (dated) Feeding on herbs and soft plants.

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