Definition of Simaroubaceae
: a family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs (order Geraniales) having bitter bark, mainly pinnate leaves, small 3-merous to 5-merous flowers with a prominent disk that are succeeded by a drupe, berry, or samara — see ailanthus simarouba
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Origin and Etymology of simaroubaceae
New Latin, from Simarouba, type genus + -aceae
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