Escalloniaceae

plural noun
Es·​cal·​lo·​ni·​a·​ce·​ae | \ ˌeskəˌlōnēˈāsēˌē \

Definition of Escalloniaceae

in some classifications
: a family of shrubs and mostly small trees (order Rosales) that are widely distributed especially in the southern hemisphere — see escallonia

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Other Words from Escalloniaceae

escalloniaceous \ ¦⸗⸗ˌ⸗⸗¦āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Escalloniaceae

New Latin, from Escallonia, type genus + -aceae

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“Escalloniaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Escalloniaceae. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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