Definition of pergameneous in English:

pergameneous

adjective

Biology Botany
  • = pergamentaceous.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in William Kirby (1759–1850), entomologist and naturalist. From post-classical Latin pergamena parchment + -eous.

Pronunciation

pergameneous

/pəːɡəˈmiːnɪəs/