family Pinaceae

noun
a family of Pinaceae
Syn: ↑Pinaceae, ↑pine family
Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family
Member Holonyms: ↑Coniferales, ↑order Coniferales
Member Meronyms:

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  • Pinaceae — Taxobox name = Pinaceae image width = 250px image caption = Pinus sylvestris regnum = Plantae divisio = Pinophyta classis = Pinopsida ordo = Pinales familia = Pinaceae familia authority = Lindley subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = Subfamily …   Wikipedia

  • Pinaceae — noun a family of Pinaceae • Syn: ↑family Pinaceae, ↑pine family • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms: ↑Coniferales, ↑order Coniferales …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Araucariaceae — noun tall evergreen cone bearing trees of South America and Australia with broad leathery leaves; in some classifications included in the Pinaceae • Syn: ↑Araucariaceae, ↑araucaria family • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pinaceae — ▪ tree family       the pine family of conifers, 11 genera and 210 species of trees (rarely shrubs) native to north temperate regions. Fir (Abies), Keteleeria, Cathaya, Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga), hemlock (Tsuga, with Nothotsuga sometimes… …   Universalium

  • Pinaceae — Pi·na·ceae (pi naґse e) a large family of evergreen trees and shrubs that have cones and either needles or leaves. It includes the genera Abies, Pinus, and Tsuga …   Medical dictionary

  • pine family — noun a family of Pinaceae • Syn: ↑Pinaceae, ↑family Pinaceae • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms: ↑Coniferales, ↑order Coniferales …   Useful english dictionary

  • gymnosperm family — noun a family of gymnosperms • Hypernyms: ↑plant family • Hyponyms: ↑Gnetaceae, ↑family Gnetaceae, ↑Ephedraceae, ↑family Ephedraceae, ↑Welwitschiaceae, ↑family We …   Useful english dictionary

  • pine family — the plant family Pinaceae, characterized by mostly evergreen, resinous trees having narrow, often needlelike leaves, male flowers in catkinlike clusters, and scaly female flowers that develop into fruit in the form of a woody cone, and including… …   Universalium

  • List of trees and shrubs by taxonomic family — The following is a list of trees and shrubs of high notoriety. Taxonomic families for the following trees and shrubs are listed in alphabetical order, likewise the genera and closely related species.=GYMNOSPERMS= =CONIFERS= Araucariaceae: The… …   Wikipedia

  • araucaria family — noun tall evergreen cone bearing trees of South America and Australia with broad leathery leaves; in some classifications included in the Pinaceae • Syn: ↑Araucariaceae, ↑family Araucariaceae • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

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