Campanulaceae

plural noun Cam·pan·u·la·ce·ae \(ˌ)kamˈpanyəˈlāsēˌē\

Definition of Campanulaceae

  1. :  a large family of dicotyledonous plants (order Campanulales) including herbs, shrubs, trees, and some climbers and having an acrid mostly milky juice, alternate leaves, and rather showy usually regular flowers

campanulaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of campanulaceae

New Latin, from Campanula, type genus + -aceae


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