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Prickly or unarmed shrubs or small trees, glabrous or stellate-hairy. Leaves palmate or digitate, petioles often united by a wing at base, stipules united within petiole or obsolete. Flowers polygamous in large umbels panicles. Calyx margin entire or toothed. Petals 8-12, often cohering as a cap in fertile flowers. Stamens and ovary cells as many as petals, style united into a small or short column. Fruits ovoid.