Ochnaceae

plural noun Och·na·ce·ae \äkˈnāsēˌē\

Definition of Ochnaceae

  1. :  a family of tropical trees, shrubs, or rarely herbs (order Parietales) having thick shining parallel-veined leaves and paniculate flowers with elongated anthers

ochnaceous

\(ˈ)äk¦nāshəs\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of ochnaceae

New Latin, from Ochna, type genus + -aceae


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