Zamiaceae

plural noun
Za·​mi·​a·​ce·​ae

Definition of Zamiaceae

in some classifications
: a family of cycads that includes the genus Zamia and is commonly itself included in Cycadaceae

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History and Etymology for Zamiaceae

New Latin, from Zamia + -aceae

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“Zamiaceae.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Zamiaceae. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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