asterid dicot family

noun
family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
Hypernyms: ↑dicot family, ↑magnoliopsid family
Hyponyms:
Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family, ↑Ambrosiaceae, ↑family Ambrosiaceae, ↑Rubiaceae, ↑family Rubiaceae, ↑madder family, ↑Caprifoliaceae, ↑family Caprifoliaceae, ↑honeysuckle family, ↑Dipsacaceae, ↑family Dipsacaceae, ↑Polemoniaceae, ↑family Polemoniaceae, ↑phlox family, ↑Acanthaceae, ↑family Acanthaceae, ↑acanthus family, ↑Bignoniaceae, ↑family Bignoniaceae, ↑Gesneriaceae, ↑family Gesneriaceae, ↑gesneria family, ↑Hydrophyllaceae, ↑family Hydrophyllaceae, ↑waterleaf family, ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae, ↑mint family, ↑Scrophulariaceae, ↑family Scrophulariaceae, ↑figwort family, ↑foxglove family, ↑Solanaceae, ↑family Solanaceae, ↑potato family, ↑Verbenaceae, ↑family Verbenaceae, ↑verbena family, ↑vervain family, ↑Avicenniaceae, ↑family Avicenniaceae, ↑Valerianaceae, ↑family Valerianaceae, ↑valerian family
Member Holonyms: ↑Asteridae, ↑subclass Asteridae

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  • dicot family — noun family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination • Syn: ↑magnoliopsid family • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑magnoliid dicot family, ↑hamamelid dicot family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Ambrosiaceae — noun in some classifications considered a separate family comprising a subgroup of the Compositae including the ragweeds • Syn: ↑Ambrosiaceae • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Verbenaceae — noun family of New World tropical and subtropical herbs and shrubs and trees • Syn: ↑Verbenaceae, ↑verbena family, ↑vervain family • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Polemoniales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Asteraceae — noun plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia • Syn: ↑Compositae, ↑family Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑aster family • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Avicenniaceae — noun used in some classifications: coextensive with the genus Avicennia • Syn: ↑Avicenniaceae • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Verbenaceae, ↑family Verbenaceae, ↑verbena family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Compositae — noun plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia • Syn: ↑Compositae, ↑Asteraceae, ↑family Asteraceae, ↑aster family • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Labiatae — noun a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four lobed ovaries yielding four one seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary • Syn: ↑Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑family Lamiaceae,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Lamiaceae — noun a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four lobed ovaries yielding four one seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary • Syn: ↑Labiatae, ↑family Labiatae, ↑Lamiaceae, ↑mint …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Scrophulariaceae — noun a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications placed in the order Scrophulariales • Syn: ↑Scrophulariaceae, ↑figwort… …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Gesneriaceae — noun large family of tropical herbs or shrubs or lianas; in some classification systems placed in the order Scrophulariales • Syn: ↑Gesneriaceae, ↑gesneria family • Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot family • Member Holonyms: ↑Polemoniales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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