Marantaceae Marantaceae prop. n. A natural family of tropical perennial herbs with usually starchy rhizomes, including the arrowroot; the arrowroot family.

Syn: family {Marantaceae}, arrowroot family. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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