plural noun
Rhi·​nan·​tha·​ce·​ae | \ ˌrīˌnanˈthāsēˌē\

Definition of Rhinanthaceae

 (Entry 1 of 2)

in some especially former classifications
: a family of dicotyledonous plants that includes those figworts having the lower lip or lateral lobes of the corolla external in the bud


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Definition of Rhinanthaceae (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of scrophulariaceae

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History and Etymology for Rhinanthaceae

Plural noun

New Latin, from Rhinanthus, type genus + -aceae

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