family Guttiferae


family Guttiferae
noun
widely distributed family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines that produce oils and resins and some usable timber
Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family
Member Holonyms: ↑Parietales, ↑order Parietales, ↑Hypericales, ↑order Hypericales
Member Meronyms:

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  • Guttiferae — noun widely distributed family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines that produce oils and resins and some usable timber • Syn: ↑family Guttiferae, ↑Clusiaceae, ↑family Clusiaceae, ↑St John s wort family • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot… …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Clusiaceae — noun widely distributed family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines that produce oils and resins and some usable timber • Syn: ↑Guttiferae, ↑family Guttiferae, ↑Clusiaceae, ↑St John s wort family • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guttiferae — Johanniskrautgewächse Geflecktes Johanniskraut (Hypericum maculatum) Systematik Überabteilung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • family Hypericaceae — noun used in some classification systems for plants usually included among the Guttiferae • Syn: ↑Hypericaceae • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Parietales, ↑order Parietales, ↑Hypericales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guttiferae —       alternative name for the plant family Clusiaceae in the order Malpighiales. * * * …   Universalium

  • dilleniid dicot family — noun family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs • Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family • Hyponyms: ↑Capparidaceae, ↑family Capparidaceae, ↑caper family, ↑Cruciferae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • St John's wort family — noun widely distributed family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines that produce oils and resins and some usable timber • Syn: ↑Guttiferae, ↑family Guttiferae, ↑Clusiaceae, ↑family Clusiaceae • Hypernyms: ↑dilleniid dicot family • …   Useful english dictionary

  • balsam-tree family — noun : guttiferae …   Useful english dictionary

  • saint-john's-wort family — noun Usage: usually capitalized S&J : guttiferae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Guttiferales — is a descriptive botanical name. It was used in the Bentham Hooker system, the Wettstein system for an order of flowering plants that included the family Guttiferae . The latter is also a descriptive botanical name and refers to the latex present …   Wikipedia


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