Alismales

noun
an order of aquatic monocotyledonous herbaceous plants
Hypernyms: ↑plant order
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  • alismales — al·is·ma·les …   English syllables

  • order Alismales — noun an order of aquatic monocotyledonous herbaceous plants • Syn: ↑Naiadales, ↑order Naiadales, ↑Alismales • Hypernyms: ↑plant order • Member Holonyms: ↑Monocotyledones, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alismataceae — noun perennial or annual aquatic or marsh plants • Syn: ↑family Alismataceae, ↑water plantain family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family • Member Holonyms: ↑Naiadales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • arrow-grass family — noun a family of monocotyledonous bog herbs of order Naiadales • Syn: ↑Scheuchzeriaceae, ↑family Scheuchzeriaceae, ↑Juncaginaceae, ↑family Juncaginaceae • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Liliopsida — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Monocotyledonae — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Monocotyledones — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • eelgrass family — noun used in some classifications: essentially equivalent to Potamogetonaceae • Syn: ↑Zosteraceae, ↑family Zosteraceae • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family • Member Holonyms: ↑Naiadales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Alismataceae — noun perennial or annual aquatic or marsh plants • Syn: ↑Alismataceae, ↑water plantain family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family • Member Holonyms: ↑Naiadales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Hydrocharidaceae — noun simple nearly stemless freshwater aquatic plants; widely distributed • Syn: ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hydrocharidaceae, ↑frogbit family, ↑frog s bit family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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