Rhinanthaceae

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

Rhinanthaceae

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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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“Rhinanthaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Rhinanthaceae. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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