Acanthaceae

noun
widely distributed herbs and shrubs and trees; sometimes placed in the order Scrophulariales
Hypernyms: ↑asterid dicot family
Member Holonyms: ↑Polemoniales, ↑order Polemoniales

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Acanthāˈceae /ak-/ plural noun
The acanthus family, related to the figworts
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Main Entry:acanthus

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