gymnosperm family

noun
a family of gymnosperms
Hypernyms: ↑plant family
Hyponyms:
Gnetaceae, ↑family Gnetaceae, ↑Ephedraceae, ↑family Ephedraceae, ↑Welwitschiaceae, ↑family Welwitschiaceae, ↑Cycadaceae, ↑family Cycadaceae, ↑cycad family, ↑Zamiaceae, ↑family Zamiaceae, ↑zamia family, ↑Bennettitaceae, ↑family Bennettitaceae, ↑Cordaitaceae, ↑family Cordaitaceae, ↑Pinaceae, ↑family Pinaceae, ↑pine family, ↑Cupressaceae, ↑family Cupressaceae, ↑cypress family, ↑Taxodiaceae, ↑subfamily Taxodiaceae, ↑redwood family, ↑Araucariaceae, ↑family Araucariaceae, ↑araucaria family, ↑Cephalotaxaceae, ↑family Cephalotaxaceae, ↑plum-yew family, ↑Phyllocladaceae, ↑family Phyllocladaceae, ↑Podocarpaceae, ↑family Podocarpaceae, ↑podocarpus family, ↑Sciadopityaceae, ↑family Sciadopityaceae, ↑Taxaceae, ↑family Taxaceae, ↑yew family, ↑Ginkgoaceae, ↑family Ginkgoaceae, ↑ginkgo family

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  • family Zamiaceae — noun a family of cycads often included in the family Cycadaceae: zamias • Syn: ↑Zamiaceae, ↑zamia family • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms: ↑Cycadales, ↑order Cycadales …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • family Cupressaceae — noun cypresses and junipers and many cedars • Syn: ↑Cupressaceae, ↑cypress family • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms: ↑Coniferales, ↑order Coniferales …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Pinaceae — noun a family of Pinaceae • Syn: ↑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

  • family Bennettitaceae — noun a family of fossil gymnospermous plants of the Carboniferous • Syn: ↑Bennettitaceae • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms: ↑Bennettitales, ↑order Bennettitales • Member Meron …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Cycadaceae — noun ancient palmlike plants closely related to ferns in that fertilization is by means of spermatozoids • Syn: ↑Cycadaceae, ↑cycad family • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms: ↑Cycadales, ↑order Cycadales …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ginkgoaceae — noun constituting the order Ginkgoales; includes the genus Ginkgo and extinct forms • Syn: ↑Ginkgoaceae, ↑ginkgo family • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms: ↑Ginkgoales, ↑order Ginkgoales …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • family Podocarpaceae — noun gymnosperms with simple persistent needlelike or scalelike leaves • Syn: ↑Podocarpaceae, ↑podocarpus family • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm family • Member Holonyms: ↑Coniferales, ↑order Coniferales …   Useful english dictionary

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