Meaning of BENNETTITACEAE in English

bəˌned.əˈtāsēˌē noun plural

Usage: capitalized

Etymology: New Latin, from Bennettites, type genus + -aceae

: a family of fossil gymnospermous plants of the order Bennettitales having strobili usually bisexual and the female sporophyll more reduced than that of the male

• ben·net·ti·ta·ceous  ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷shəs adjective

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