Annonaceae

plural noun
An·no·na·ce·ae | \ˌanəˈnāsēˌē\

Definition of Annonaceae 

: a family of mostly tropical trees or shrubs (order Ranales) comprising the custard apples and related plants that have alternate leaves, flowers with three sepals and six petals, and fleshy fruits

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Other Words from Annonaceae

annonaceous \¦anə¦nāshəs \ adjective

First Known Use of Annonaceae

1819, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Annonaceae

New Latin, from Annona, type genus + -aceae

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