plural noun
Fu·​nar·​i·​a·​ce·​ae | \ fyüˌna(a)rēˈāsēˌē \

Definition of Funariaceae

: a family of acrocarpous true mosses (order Funariales) with annual or biennial erect gametophores — see funaria

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Other Words from Funariaceae

funariaceous \ ⸗¦⸗⸗¦āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Funariaceae

New Latin, from Funaria + -aceae

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“Funariaceae.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 9 December 2019.

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