Loganiaceae

plural noun

Lo·​ga·​ni·​a·​ce·​ae
lōˌgānēˈāsēˌē
: a family of herbs, shrubs, and trees (order Gentianales) distinguished by the opposite stipulate leaves and the bilocular superior ovary
loganiaceous
⸗¦⸗⸗¦āshəs
adjective

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Logania, type genus + -aceae

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“Loganiaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Loganiaceae. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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