Definition of podocarpaceous in English:

podocarpaceous

adjective

Botany
  • Characteristic of or belonging to the family Podocarpaceae.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club. Apparently from scientific Latin Podocarpaceae, family name from Podocarpus + -aceae, after scientific Latin Podocarpeae, order name + -ous.

Pronunciation

podocarpaceous

/ˌpəʊdə(ʊ)kɑːˈpeɪʃəs//ˌpɒdə(ʊ)kɑːˈpeɪʃəs/