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Wordnet 3.0

ADJECTIVE (1)

1. of or relating to or belonging to the plant family Cruciferae;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Cruciferous \Cru*cif"er*ous\ (kr[.u]*s?f"?r-?s), a. [L. crux, crucis, cross + -ferous: cf. F. crucif[`e]re.] 1. Bearing a cross. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) Of, pertaining to, or resembling, a family of plants which have four petals arranged like the arms of a cross, as the mustard, radish, turnip, etc. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

cruciferous adj 1: of or relating to or belonging to the plant family Cruciferae