Styracaceae

plural noun Styra·ca·ce·ae \ˌstīrəˈkāsēˌē, ˌstir-\

Definition of Styracaceae

  1. :  a widely distributed family of shrubs and trees (order Ebenales) having flowers with a 5-lobed corolla and 10 stamens and a dry or drupaceous fruit — see styrax

styracaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of styracaceae

New Latin, from Styrac-, Styrax, type genus + -aceae


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