Droseraceae

plural noun Dros·er·a·ce·ae \ˌdräsəˈrāsēˌē\

Definition of Droseraceae

  1. :  a small family of insectivorous plants (order Sarraceniales) comprising the sundews and having flat to filiform circinate leaves with the blade covered by long glandular hairs — see drosera

droseraceous

\¦dräsə¦rāshəs\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of droseraceae

New Latin, from Drosera, type genus + -aceae


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