caper family


the plant family Capparidaceae (or Capparaceae), characterized by herbaceous plants, shrubs, and trees having alternate, simple, or palmate leaves, irregular flowers with four petals, and fruit in the form of elongated capsules or berries, including the caper and cleome.

Nearby words

  1. capelli d'angelo,
  2. capellini,
  3. capellmeister,
  4. capello,
  5. caper,
  6. capercaillie,
  7. capernaum,
  8. capers,
  9. capeskin,
  10. capet Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019