plural noun Cyn·o·mo·ri·a·ce·ae \ˌsinōˌmōrēˈāsēˌē, ˌsīn-, -nəˌ-, -mȯr-\

Definition of Cynomoriaceae

  1. :  a family of plants (order Myrtales) coextensive with the genus Cynomorium

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Origin and Etymology of cynomoriaceae

New Latin, from Cynomorium, type genus + -aceae

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to cast off or become cast off

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