family Aceraceae


family Aceraceae
noun
a family of trees and shrubs of order Sapindales including the maples
Syn: ↑Aceraceae, ↑maple family
Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family
Member Holonyms: ↑Sapindales, ↑order Sapindales
Member Meronyms: ↑Acer, ↑genus Acer, ↑Dipteronia, ↑genus Dipteronia

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  • maple family — noun a family of trees and shrubs of order Sapindales including the maples • Syn: ↑Aceraceae, ↑family Aceraceae • Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family • Member Holonyms: ↑Sapindales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dicot family — noun family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination • Syn: ↑magnoliopsid family • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑magnoliid dicot family, ↑hamamelid dicot family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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