Schizaeaceae

plural noun
Schiz·​ae·​a·​ce·​ae | \ ˌskizēˈāsēˌē \

Definition of Schizaeaceae

: a small family of mainly tropical ferns of various habit with simple or pinnate fronds and ovoid sessile sporangia in spikes or panicles

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Other Words from Schizaeaceae

schizaeaceous \ ¦skizē¦āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Schizaeaceae

New Latin, from Schizaea, type genus + -aceae

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“Schizaeaceae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Schizaeaceae. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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