Am`en*ta"ceous (#), a. [LL. amentaceus.] Bot. (a)

Resembling, or consisting of, an ament or aments; as, the chestnut has an amentaceous inflorescence.

(b)

Bearing aments; having flowers arranged in aments; as, amentaceous plants.

 

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