Lecythidaceae

plural noun
Lec·y·thi·da·ce·ae | \ ˌlesəthəˈdāsēˌē \

Definition of Lecythidaceae 

: a family of large tropical trees (order Myrtales) having alternate leaves and large fruit with a woody epicarp

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lecythidaceous \¦⸗⸗⸗¦dāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Lecythidaceae

New Latin, from Lecythid-, Lecythis, type genus + -aceae

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