Linaceae

plural noun
Li·na·ce·ae | \līˈnāsēˌē\

Definition of Linaceae 

: a widely distributed family of herbs, shrubs, or trees (order Geraniales) having regular pentamerous flowers with the stamens twice as many as the petals and a fruit that is a capsule or a drupe — see linum

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Other Words from Linaceae

linaceous \(ˈ)lī¦nāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Linaceae

New Latin, from Linum, type genus + -aceae

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