Definition of Illecebraceae
taxonomic synonym of corrigiolaceae
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Origin and Etymology of illecebraceae
New Latin, from Illecebrum, type genus (from Latin illecebra attraction, from illicere to entice, from in- 2in- + -licere, from lacere to entice) + -aceae — more at delight
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