Po·​ma·​ce·​ae | \ pōˈmāsēˌē \

Definition of Pomaceae

taxonomic synonym of malaceae

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History and Etymology for Pomaceae

New Latin, from Late Latin pomus apple tree (from Latin, fruit tree, from pomum fruit) + New Latin -aceae

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“Pomaceae.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pomaceae. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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