Pedaliaceae

plural noun Pe·da·li·a·ce·ae \pəˌdālēˈāsēˌē\

Definition of Pedaliaceae

  1. :  a family of annual or perennial hairy tropical herbs (order Polemoniales) with opposite leaves and zygomorphic flowers having bilabiate corollas and 4-loculate ovaries with two carpels

pedaliaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of pedaliaceae

New Latin, from Pedalium, type genus + -aceae


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