Musaceae

plural noun
Mu·sa·ce·ae | \myüˈzāsēˌē\

Definition of Musaceae 

: a family of trees or arborescent herbs (order Musales) that have clustered flowers subtended by spathaceous bracts, a perianth of two petaloid series, five anthers with one staminodium, and a baccate or capsular fruit

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Other Words from Musaceae

musaceous \-āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Musaceae

New Latin, from Musa, type genus + -aceae

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