Olacaceae

plural noun Ol·a·ca·ce·ae \ ˌäləˈkāsēˌē \

Definition of Olacaceae

:a family of tropical trees or shrubs (order Santalales) having simple leaves and small flowers with a one-celled ovary followed by a one-seeded fruit

olacaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of olacaceae

New Latin, from Olac-, Olax, type genus + -aceae


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