hamamelidaceous

hamamelidaceous

(ˌhæməˌmiːlɪˈdeɪʃəs; -ˌmɛlɪ-)
adj
(Plants) of, relating to, or belonging to the Hamamelidaceae, a chiefly subtropical family of trees and shrubs that includes the witch hazel
[C19: from New Latin Hamamelis type genus, from Greek: medlar, from hama together with + mēlon fruit]
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Hamamelidaceous infructescences from the Late Paleocene Almont, North Dakota flora.
All hamamelidaceous genera of the Southern Hemisphere are characterized by a unique feature of the anthers.