Buttercup-family



the plant family Ranunculaceae, typified by mostly herbaceous plants having usually alternate leaves, multistaminate flowers sometimes lacking petals but with colorful sepals, and including the anemone, buttercup, clematis, columbine, delphinium, and monkshood.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Buttercup-squash

    a small, usually dark-green squash that is a variety of Cucurbita maxima, having sweet orange flesh.

  • Butterfat-cheque

    noun (NZ) the butterfat cheque, the total annual cash return for operations on a dairy farm



  • Butterfield

    noun William. 1814–1900, British architect of the Gothic Revival; his buildings include Keble College, Oxford (1870) and All Saints, Margaret Street, London (1849–59) Contemporary Examples What the New ‘Endless Love’s Fireplace Sex Scene Is Missing Sujay Kumar February 12, 2014 Afghanistan—The New Vietnam Stephen Kinzer September 15, 2010 What the New ‘Endless Love’s Fireplace Sex […]

  • Butterfingered

    a person who frequently drops things; clumsy person. noun (functioning as sing) (informal) a person who drops things inadvertently or fails to catch things n.



Disclaimer: Buttercup-family definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.