plural noun Fla·cour·ti·a·ce·ae

Definition of Flacourtiaceae

  1. :  a family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs (order Parietales) having flowers with numerous stamens and often with enlarged receptacle and undifferentiated perianth and including the chaulmoogras — see flacourtia



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Origin and Etymology of flacourtiaceae

New Latin, from Flacourtia, type genus + -aceae

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to cast off or become cast off

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