[fuh-mil-yuh l, -mil-ee-uh l] /fəˈmɪl yəl, -ˈmɪl i əl/
of, relating to, or characteristic of a :
appearing in individuals by heredity:
a familial disease.
of or relating to the family
occurring in the members of a family: a familial disease
from French familial, from Latin familia (see family). Meaning “hereditary” is from 1900; “family-like” is from 1903.
familial fa·mil·ial (fə-mĭl’yəl)
Occurring or tending to occur among family members, usually by heredity.
[fam-uh-lee, fam-lee] /ˈfæm ə li, ˈfæm li/ noun, plural families. 1. 2. the children of one person or one couple collectively: We want a large family. 3. the spouse and children of one person: We’re taking the family on vacation next week. 4. any group of persons closely related by blood, as parents, children, uncles, […]
[fuh-sik-yuh-ler] /fəˈsɪk yə lər/ adjective 1. pertaining to or forming a fascicle; fasciculate. /ˌɪntəfəˈsɪkjʊlə/ adjective 1. (botany) between the vascular bundles of the stem: interfascicular cambium fascicular fas·cic·u·lar (fə-sĭk’yə-lər) or fas·cic·u·late (-lĭt) or fas·cic·u·lat·ed (-lā’tĭd) adj.
noun, Botany. 1. cambium that develops between the vascular bundles. interfascicular cambium (ĭn’tər-fə-sĭk’yə-lər) The cambium arising between the vascular bundles in the stem of a plant. See also fascicular cambium, vascular bundle.
[in-ter-fen-uh-strey-shuh n] /ˌɪn tərˌfɛn əˈstreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. a space between two windows. 2. the art or process of arranging the openings in a wall.