Mimosaceae

plural noun Mim·o·sa·ceae \ˌmiməˈsāsēˌē, ˌmīm-\

Definition of Mimosaceae

in some classifications

  1. :  a family of plants (order Rosales) that are commonly included in the family Leguminosae and that have pinnate leaves and small regular flowers in heads or spikes

mimosaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of mimosaceae

New Latin, from Mimosa, type genus + -aceae


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