What does carica mean?

carica in AZ Dictionary

(n) the nature genus for the Caricaceae; consisting of tropical United states trees; the papayas.
(n) A genus of plants, normal order PapayaceƦ, consisting of about 20 types, that are natives of exotic The united states. The best-known is C. Papaya, the papaw (which see).
(n) a type of dry fig; a lenten fig.

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    • dilleniid dicot genus
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