Dipsacaceae

plural noun
Dip·​sa·​ca·​ce·​ae | \ ˌdipsəˈkāsēˌē \

Definition of Dipsacaceae

: a family of chiefly southern European herbs (order Rubiales) having the flowers in heads as in the Compositae but with the stamens separate

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Other Words from Dipsacaceae

dipsacaceous \ ¦⸗⸗¦kāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Dipsacaceae

New Latin, from Dipsacus, type genus + -aceae

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“Dipsacaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dipsacaceae. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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