Elaeocarpaceae

plural noun Elae·o·car·pa·ce·ae \ə̇ˌlēō(ˌ)kärˈpāsēˌē\

Definition of Elaeocarpaceae

  1. :  a widely distributed family of trees and shrubs (order Malvales) closely related to Tiliaceae

elaeocarpaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of elaeocarpaceae

New Latin, from Elaeocarpus, type genus + -aceae


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