Lauraceae

plural noun
Lau·​ra·​ce·​ae | \ lȯˈrāsēˌē \

Definition of Lauraceae

: a family of shrubs and trees (order Ranales) having flowers with definite stamens in several series of three, more or less united sepals, no petals, and a single pistil

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Other Words from Lauraceae

lauraceous \ (ˈ)lȯ¦rāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Lauraceae

New Latin, from Laurus, type genus + -aceae

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“Lauraceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lauraceae. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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