plural noun Mo·nim·i·a·ce·ae \məˌnimēˈāsēˌē\

Definition of Monimiaceae

  1. :  a family of chiefly tropical American trees and shrubs (order Ranales) having evergreen usually opposite leaves and insignificant generally unisexual flowers

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Origin and Etymology of monimiaceae

New Latin, from Monimia, type genus + -aceae

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