plural noun Prim·u·la·ce·ae

Definition of Primulaceae

  1. :  a family of herbs (order Primulales) having perfect regular flowers with a deciduous rotate or campanulate corolla and a superior ovary and being widely distributed chiefly in the northern hemisphere



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Origin and Etymology of primulaceae

New Latin, from Primula, type genus + -aceae

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to cast off or become cast off

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