Combretaceae

plural noun
Com·bre·ta·ce·ae | \ ˌkämbrəˈtāsēˌē \

Definition of Combretaceae 

: a family of tropical shrubs and trees (order Myrtales) with usually entire often terminal leaves, mostly perfect flowers with 4 to 6 ovules, and a single-celled indehiscent fruit

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Other words from Combretaceae

combretaceous \¦⸗⸗¦⸗shəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Combretaceae

New Latin, from Combretum, type genus + -aceae

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