Apocynaceae

noun
chiefly tropical trees or shrubs or herbs having milky juice and often showy flowers; many are sources of drugs
Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family
Member Holonyms: ↑Gentianales, ↑order Gentianales
Member Meronyms:

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  • Apocynaceae —   Apocynaceae Alyxia oliviformis …   Wikipedia Español

  • Apocynaceae — Hundsgiftgewächse Großes Immergrün (Vinca major) Systematik Abteilung: Bedecktsamer (Magnoliophyta) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Apocynaceae — La família Apocynaceae de las Dicotiledoneas incluye árboles, arbustos, hierbas, o lianas. Muchas especies son grandes árboles que se encuentran en la selva tropical, y la mayoría son de procedencia de los trópicos y los subtrópicos. Algunas son… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Apocynaceae — …   Википедия

  • Apocynaceae — ▪ plant family  the dogbane family of flowering plants of the gentian order (Gentianales), including more than 150 genera and about 1,000 species of trees, shrubs, woody vines, and herbs, distributed primarily in tropical and subtropical areas of …   Universalium

  • apocynaceae — apoc·y·na·ce·ae …   English syllables

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