Liliaceae

plural noun
Lil·​i·​a·​ce·​ae | \ˌlilēˈāsēˌē\

Definition of Liliaceae 

: a large family of monocotyledonous plants (order Liliales) characterized by a regular perianth of separate segments, superior ovary, loculicidal capsular fruit, and usually bulbous stem base

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History and Etymology for Liliaceae

New Latin, from Lilium, type genus + -aceae

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Dictionary Entries near Liliaceae

Lilaeopsis

lilangeni

lilas

Liliaceae

liliaceous

Liliales

lilied

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