Ginkgoaceae

plural noun
Gink·​go·​ace·​ae

Definition of Ginkgoaceae

: a family of gymnospermous plants that is coextensive with the order Ginkgoales and includes the genus Ginkgo and certain form genera of extinct plants

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Other Words from Ginkgoaceae

ginkgoaceous \ ¦⸗⸗¦āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Ginkgoaceae

New Latin, from Ginkgo, type genus + -aceae

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“Ginkgoaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ginkgoaceae. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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