Amygdalaceae

plural noun
Amyg·da·la·ce·ae

Definition of Amygdalaceae 

in some especially former classifications

: a family of trees and shrubs comprising those plants of the family Rosaceae (as the plum, peach, and almond) that have a single pistil with united carpels and a characteristic drupe

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Other Words from Amygdalaceae

amygdalaceous \⸗¦⸗⸗¦⸗shəs \ adjective

First Known Use of Amygdalaceae

1839, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Amygdalaceae

New Latin, from Amygdalus, type genus + -aceae

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