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Noun1.Caricaceae - trees native to tropical America and Africa with milky juice and large palmately lobed leaves
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Hypericales, order Hypericales, order Parietales, Parietales - a large order of dicotyledonous plants of subclass Dilleniidae
Carica, genus Carica - type genus of the Caricaceae; tropical American trees: papayas
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Durian Boraginaceae Cordia dichotoma Soap berry Caricaceae Carica papaya L.
This notion is supported by reports in which the fruit of Caricaceae is used to treat burns or skin ulcers (Hewitt et al.
A related member of family Caricaceae is highland papaya (Vasconcellea spp) native to Colombia and Ecuador.
2002a; Rankin-Rodriguez & Greuter, 2004), Caricaceae (Eichler, 1878; Schoute, 1935; Devi, 1952; Ronse De Craene & Smets, 1999), Cleomaceae (Hildebrand, 1886), Koeberliniaceae (Mehta & Moseley, 1981), Limnanthaceae (Eichler, 1878), and Moringaceae (Olson, 2003).
Neem (Azadirachta indica) and pawpaw (Carica papaya) in the families meliaceae and caricaceae respectively are widely grown and used in different parts of Nigeria mainly for food, ornamental and in traditional health care services [13,6].
Molecular phylogeny and evolution of Caricaceae based on rDNA internal transcribed spacers and chloroplast sequence data.