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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having to do with plants that have little or no woody tissue.

Usage examples (29)
  • Many herbaceous plants cannot withstand the frosts of winter.
  • Hoarhound is a hardy, herbaceous, perennial plant, introduced from
  • He's coming up to ask me about something he calls a herbaceous border.
  • Most annuals and many biennials are herbaceous, that is their aboveground growth is green, pliable, and tender. for more
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