Salvadoraceae

plural noun
Sal·​va·​do·​ra·​ce·​ae | \ ˌsalvəˌdəˈrāsēˌē \

Definition of Salvadoraceae

: a family (order Primulales) of shrubs and trees related to the Oleaceae but having four stamens and four petals

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History and Etymology for Salvadoraceae

New Latin, from Salvadora, type genus + -aceae

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“Salvadoraceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Salvadoraceae. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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