Pittosporaceae

plural noun Pit·to·spo·ra·ce·ae \ˌpitəspəˈrāsēˌē\

Definition of Pittosporaceae

  1. :  a family of chiefly Australian shrubs and trees (order Rosales) with regular pentamerous flowers and an ovary with many ovules

pittosporaceous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of pittosporaceae

New Latin, from Pittosporum, type genus + -aceae


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