Vochysiaceae

plural noun
Vo·chys·i·a·ce·ae

Definition of Vochysiaceae 

: a family of tropical American trees and shrubs (order Geraniales) having large irregular flowers often with a single petal or stamen and a 3-angled capsular fruit

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Other Words from Vochysiaceae

vochysiaceous \⸗¦⸗⸗¦āshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Vochysiaceae

New Latin, from Vochysia, type genus + -aceae

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