ZYGOPHYLLACEAE

Zygophyllaceae, family Zygophyllaceae, bean-caper family

(noun) small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea

Source: WordNet® 3.1



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Word of the Day

7 December 2022

RAISED

(adjective) located or moved above the surround or above the normal position; “a raised design”; “raised eyebrows”


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Coffee Trivia

The earliest credible evidence of coffee-drinking as the modern beverage appeared in modern-day Yemen. In the middle of the 15th century in Sufi shrines where coffee seeds were first roasted and brewed for drinking. The Yemenis procured the coffee beans from the Ethiopian Highlands.

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