family Hostaceae

noun
one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; includes genus Hosta
Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot family
Member Holonyms: ↑Liliaceae, ↑family Liliaceae, ↑lily family

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  • Hostaceae — prop. n. One of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; includes genus Hosta. Syn: family {Hostaceae}, Funkaceae, family {Funkaceae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • family Liliaceae — noun includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Funkaceae — noun one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; includes genus Hosta • Syn: ↑Hostaceae, ↑family Hostaceae, ↑Funkaceae • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot family • Member… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hostaceae — noun one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; includes genus Hosta • Syn: ↑family Hostaceae, ↑Funkaceae, ↑family Funkaceae • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot family •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • lily family — noun includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; …   Useful english dictionary

  • liliid monocot family — noun family of monocotyledonous plants of the subclass Liliidae; mostly herbs usually with petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family • Hyponyms: ↑Iridaceae, ↑family Iridaceae, ↑iris family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Liliaceae — noun includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asparagales — Taxobox name = Asparagales image width = 300px image caption = Asparagus officinalis fossil range = fossil range|100middle Cretaceous Recent regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Liliopsida ordo = Asparagales ordo authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Funkaceae — noun one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; includes genus Hosta • Syn: ↑Hostaceae, ↑family Hostaceae, ↑family Funkaceae • Hypernyms: ↑liliid monocot family •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Funkaceae — n. one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae, but not widely accepted; it includes the genus {Hosta}. Syn: Hostaceae, family {Hostaceae}, family {Funkaceae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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