plural noun
My·​op·​o·​ra·​ce·​ae | \ mīˌäpəˈrāsēˌē \

Definition of Myoporaceae

: a family of chiefly Australian shrubs and trees (order Polemoniales) having an irregular or bilabiate corolla, didynamous stamens, and berrylike fruit

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Other Words from Myoporaceae

myoporaceous \ ⸗¦⸗⸗¦rāshəs \ adjective
myoporad \ ⸗ˈ⸗⸗ˌrad \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for Myoporaceae

New Latin, from Myoporum, type genus + -aceae

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