family Caricaceae


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Noun1.family 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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Carica papaya Linn belonging to family Caricaceae is commonly known as papaya in English, "papayyaa" in local language.
commonly called as paw-paw and it belongs to the family Caricaceae. Papaya possesses excellent medicinal properties for treatment of different ailments.
Papaya (Carica papaya L.) adherent to the family Caricaceae which has been developed up in Bharat, Philippines, South Africa, Australia, Ceylon, East Pakistan, Malaya, Hawaii and in other countries.