plural noun Phal·la·ce·ae \fəˈlāsēˌē\

Definition of Phallaceae

  1. :  a family of fungi (order Phallales) comprising the true stinkhorns and distinguished from Clathraceae by having the gleba external to the tubular receptacle — see phallus


\-shəs\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of phallaceae

New Latin, from Phallus type genus + -aceae

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