Pyrolaceae

plural noun
Py·​ro·​la·​ce·​ae | \ ˌpīrəˈlāsēˌē \

Definition of Pyrolaceae

: a family that comprises mostly evergreen herbs (order Ericales) of temperate regions with pentamerous regular flowers succeeded by loculicidal capsules and that is sometimes included in Ericaceae

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Other Words from Pyrolaceae

pyrolaceous \ ¦⸗⸗¦lāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Pyrolaceae

New Latin, from Pyrola, type genus + -aceae

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“Pyrolaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pyrolaceae. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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