plural noun
Bix·​a·​ce·​ae | \ bikˈsāsēˌē\

Definition of Bixaceae

: a family of tropical shrubs or trees (order Parietales) having alternate leaves, perfect flowers, a superior ovary, and valvate capsules

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Other Words from Bixaceae

bixaceous \ -​ˈsāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Bixaceae

borrowed from New Latin, from Bixa Bixa + -aceae -aceae

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