Definition of Santalaceae
: a family of mostly tropical herbs, shrubs, or rarely trees (order Santalales) that have clustered apetalous monoecious or dioecious flowers, the ovary partly inferior and the fruit a nut or drupe and that include some members which are stem or root parasites
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Origin and Etymology of santalaceae
New Latin, from Santalum, type genus + -aceae
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