Stemonaceae

plural noun Ste·mo·na·ce·ae \ˌstēməˈnāsēˌē\

Definition of Stemonaceae

  1. :  a family of herbs (order Liliales) having regular perfect flowers with a 4-parted perianth in two series, four stamens, and a one-celled ovary

stemonaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of stemonaceae

New Latin, from Stemona, type genus + -aceae


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