monocot family

noun
family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Syn: ↑liliopsid family
Hypernyms: ↑family
Hyponyms:
liliid monocot family, ↑Juncaceae, ↑family Juncaceae, ↑rush family, ↑Araceae, ↑family Araceae, ↑arum family, ↑Acoraceae, ↑subfamily Acoraceae, ↑Lemnaceae, ↑family Lemnaceae, ↑duckweed family, ↑Orchidaceae, ↑family Orchidaceae, ↑orchid family, ↑Burmanniaceae, ↑family Burmanniaceae, ↑Gramineae, ↑family Gramineae, ↑Graminaceae, ↑family Graminaceae, ↑Poaceae, ↑family Poaceae, ↑grass family, ↑Cyperaceae, ↑family Cyperaceae, ↑sedge family, ↑Pandanaceae, ↑family Pandanaceae, ↑screw-pine family, ↑Typhaceae, ↑family Typhaceae, ↑cattail family, ↑Sparganiaceae, ↑family Sparganiaceae, ↑bur-reed family, ↑Haemodoraceae, ↑family Haemodoraceae, ↑bloodwort family, ↑Cannaceae, ↑family Cannaceae, ↑Marantaceae, ↑family Marantaceae, ↑arrowroot family, ↑Musaceae, ↑family Musaceae, ↑banana family, ↑Strelitziaceae, ↑family Strelitziaceae, ↑strelitzia family, ↑Zingiberaceae, ↑family Zingiberaceae, ↑ginger family, ↑Palmae, ↑family Palmae, ↑Palmaceae, ↑family Palmaceae, ↑Arecaceae, ↑family Arecaceae, ↑palm family, ↑Xyridaceae, ↑family Xyridaceae, ↑yellow-eyed grass family, ↑Commelinaceae, ↑family Commelinaceae, ↑spiderwort family, ↑Bromeliaceae, ↑family Bromeliaceae, ↑pineapple family, ↑Mayacaceae, ↑family Mayacaceae, ↑Rapateaceae, ↑family Rapateaceae, ↑Eriocaulaceae, ↑family Eriocaulaceae, ↑pipewort family, ↑Pontederiaceae, ↑family Pontederiaceae, ↑pickerelweed family, ↑Naiadaceae, ↑family Naiadaceae, ↑Najadaceae, ↑family Najadaceae, ↑naiad family, ↑Alismataceae, ↑family Alismataceae, ↑water-plantain family, ↑Hydrocharitaceae, ↑family Hydrocharitaceae, ↑Hydrocharidaceae, ↑family Hydrocharidaceae, ↑frogbit family, ↑frog's-bit family, ↑Potamogetonaceae, ↑family Potamogetonaceae, ↑pondweed family, ↑Scheuchzeriaceae, ↑family Scheuchzeriaceae, ↑Juncaginaceae, ↑family Juncaginaceae, ↑arrow-grass family, ↑Zannichelliaceae, ↑family Zannichelliaceae, ↑Zosteraceae, ↑family Zosteraceae, ↑eelgrass family

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  • 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

  • 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 Arecaceae — noun chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales • Syn: ↑Palmae, ↑family Palmae, ↑Palmaceae, ↑family Palmaceae, ↑Arecaceae, ↑palm… …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Graminaceae — noun the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane • Syn: ↑Gramineae, ↑family Gramineae, ↑Graminaceae, ↑Poaceae, ↑family Poaceae, ↑grass family • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Gramineae — noun the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane • Syn: ↑Gramineae, ↑Graminaceae, ↑family Graminaceae, ↑Poaceae, ↑family Poaceae, ↑grass family • Hypernyms: ↑ …   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

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

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

  • family Naiadaceae — noun monotypic family of aquatic plants having narrow leaves and small flowers • Syn: ↑Naiadaceae, ↑Najadaceae, ↑family Najadaceae, ↑naiad family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Najadaceae — noun monotypic family of aquatic plants having narrow leaves and small flowers • Syn: ↑Naiadaceae, ↑family Naiadaceae, ↑Najadaceae, ↑naiad family • Hypernyms: ↑monocot family, ↑liliopsid family …   Useful english dictionary

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