plural noun
Hae·​mo·​do·​ra·​ce·​ae | \ ˌhēmōdəˈrāsēˌē, ˌhem- \

Definition of Haemodoraceae

: a family of chiefly tropical plants (order Liliales) having flowers with three stamens and an inferior ovary arranged in a complex panicled inflorescence

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Other Words from Haemodoraceae

haemodoraceous \ ¦⸗⸗⸗¦rāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Haemodoraceae

New Latin, from Haemodorum, type genus (from hem- + Greek dōron gift) + -aceae

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“Haemodoraceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Haemodoraceae. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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