HyperDic: dicot_family

English > 1 sense of the expression dicot family:
NOUNplantdicot family, magnoliopsid familyfamily of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
English > dicot family: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningfamily of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination.
Synonymmagnoliopsid family
Member ofDicotyledones, class Dicotyledones, Dicotyledonae, class Dicotyledonae, Magnoliopsida, class MagnoliopsidaComprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves
NarrowerAceraceae, family Aceraceae, maple familyA family of trees and shrubs of order Sapindales including the maples
Amygdalaceae, family AmygdalaceaeUsed in former classifications for plum and peach and almond trees which are now usually classified as members of the genus Prunus
Anacardiaceae, family Anacardiaceae, sumac familyThe cashew family
Apocynaceae, family Apocynaceae, dogbane familychiefly tropical trees or shrubs or herbs having milky juice and often showy flowers
Aquifoliaceae, family Aquifoliaceae, holly familywidely distributed shrubs and trees
Aristolochiaceae, family Aristolochiaceae, birthwort familyfamily of birthworts (including wild ginger)
Asclepiadaceae, family Asclepiadaceae, milkweed familywidely distributed family of herbs and shrubs of the order Gentianales
Buxaceae, family Buxaceae, box familywidely distributed evergreen shrubs and trees
Cannabidaceae, family Cannabidaceae, hemp familyTwo genera of erect or twining herbs that are pollinated by the wind, including the genera ... / genera Cannabis and Humulus
Casuarinaceae, family CasuarinaceaeOne genus
Cecropiaceae, family CecropiaceaeIn some classifications included in family Moraceae
Celastraceae, family Celastraceae, spindle-tree family, staff-tree familyTrees and shrubs and woody vines usually having bright-colored fruits
Chloranthaceae, family Chloranthaceaesmall family of tropical herbs and shrubs and trees
Combretaceae, family Combretaceae, combretum familyA family of tropical trees and shrubs of the order Myrtales
Convolvulaceae, family Convolvulaceae, morning-glory familymorning glory
Cucurbitaceae, family Cucurbitaceae, gourd familyA family of herbaceous vines (such as cucumber or melon or squash or pumpkin)
Droseraceae, family Droseraceae, sundew familyA family of carnivorous herbs and shrubs
Ebenaceae, family Ebenaceae, ebony familyfruit and timber trees of tropical and warm regions including ebony and persimmon
Elaeagnaceae, family Elaeagnaceae, oleaster familyshrubs or small trees often armed
Empetraceae, family Empetraceae, crowberry familyheathlike shrubs
Gentianaceae, family Gentianaceae, gentian familychiefly herbaceous plants with showy flowers
Goodeniaceae, family Goodeniaceae, Goodenia familyA family of sappy plants that grow in Australasia and southeast China
Haloragidaceae, family Haloragidaceae, Haloragaceae, family Haloragaceae, water-milfoil familyA family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Myrtales
Hippocastanaceae, family Hippocastanaceae, horse-chestnut familyTrees having showy flowers and inedible nutlike seeds in a leathery capsule
Hydnoraceae, family HydnoraceaeA family of flowering plants in Africa and Argentina that are parasitic on the roots of other plants
Juglandaceae, family Juglandaceae, walnut familyTrees having usually edible nuts
Lecythidaceae, family Lecythidaceaelarge tropical trees bearing large fruits with woody skins
Leitneriaceae, family Leitneriaceae, corkwood familycoextensive with the genus Leitneria
Linaceae, family Linaceae, flax familyA widely distributed family of plants
Lobeliaceae, family Lobeliaceae, lobelia familynot recognized in all classification systems
Loganiaceae, family LoganiaceaeA dicotyledonous family of plants of order Gentianales
Lythraceae, family Lythraceae, loosestrife familyherbs and shrubs and small trees with pink or purple flowers
Menyanthaceae, family Menyanthaceae, buckbean familyA dicotyledonous family of marsh plants of order Gentianales
Moraceae, family Moraceae, mulberry familyTrees or shrubs having a milky juice
Myricaceae, family Myricaceae, wax-myrtle familyconstituting the order Myricales
Myrsinaceae, family Myrsinaceae, myrsine familyfamily of Old World tropical trees and shrubs
Myrtaceae, family Myrtaceae, myrtle familyTrees and shrubs yielding a fragrant oil
Nepenthaceae, family Nepenthaceaecoextensive with the genus Nepenthes
Nyssaceae, family Nyssaceae, sour-gum family, tupelo familyA family of dicotyledonous trees of order Myrtales that includes the sour gum trees
Oleaceae, family Oleaceae, olive familyTrees and shrubs having berries or drupes or capsules as fruits
Orobanchaceae, family Orobanchaceae, broomrape familybrown or yellow leafless herbs
Piperaceae, family Piperaceae, pepper familyTropical woody vines and herbaceous plants having aromatic herbage and minute flowers in spikelets
Plantaginaceae, family Plantaginaceae, plantain familycosmopolitan family of small herbs and a few shrubs
Plumbaginaceae, family Plumbaginaceae, leadwort family, sea-lavender familyperennial herbs and shrubs and lianas
Polygonaceae, family Polygonaceae, buckwheat familyA family of plants of order Polygonales chiefly of the north temperate zone
Primulaceae, family Primulaceae, primrose familyA dicotyledonous family of the order Primulales with a regular flower
Proteaceae, family Proteaceae, protea familylarge family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers
Punicaceae, family PunicaceaeOne species
Rafflesiaceae, family RafflesiaceaeA family of parasitic plants of the order Aristolochiales
Rhamnaceae, family Rhamnaceae, buckthorn familyTrees and shrubs usually thorny bearing drupaceous fruit many having medicinal value
Rhizophoraceae, family Rhizophoraceae, mangrove familyTrees and shrubs that usually form dense jungles along tropical seacoasts
Roridulaceae, family RoridulaceaeIn some classifications included in the family Droseraceae
Salvadoraceae, family Salvadoraceae, Salvadora familyA family of Old World shrubs and trees of order Gentianales
Sapindaceae, family Sapindaceae, soapberry familychiefly tropical New and Old World deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs bearing leathery drupes with yellow translucent flesh
Sapotaceae, family Sapotaceae, sapodilla familyTropical trees or shrubs with milky juice and often edible fleshy fruit
Sarraceniaceae, family Sarraceniaceae, pitcher-plant familyinsectivorous plants
Saururaceae, family Saururaceae, lizard's-tail familyfamily of perennial aromatic herbs
Staphylaceae, family Staphylaceae, bladdernut familyA family of dicotyledonous plants of order Sapindales found mostly in the north temperate zone
Styracaceae, family Styracaceae, storax family, styrax familyA widely distributed family of shrubs and trees of order Ebenales
Symplocaceae, family Symplocaceae, sweetleaf familyA dicotyledonous family of order Ebenales
Theophrastaceae, family Theophrastaceaefamily of mainly tropical American trees and shrubs similar to those of the Myrsinaceae
Thymelaeaceae, family Thymelaeaceae, daphne familyfamily of trees and shrubs and herbs having tough / tough bark that are found especially in Australia and tropical Africa
Trapaceae, family Trapaceaefamily comprising solely the genus Trapa
Ulmaceae, family Ulmaceae, elm familyA dicot family of the order Urticales including
Urticaceae, family Urticaceae, nettle familyA family of plants of order Urticales including many nettles with stinging hairs
Vitaceae, family Vitaceae, Vitidaceae, grapevine familyA family of vines belonging to order Rhamnales
asterid dicot familyfamily of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
caryophylloid dicot familyfamily of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
dilleniid dicot familyfamily of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
hamamelid dicot familyfamily of mostly woody dicotyledonous flowering plants with flowers often unisexual and often borne in catkins
magnoliid dicot familyfamily of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
rosid dicot familyA family of dicotyledonous plants
Broaderfamily(biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more genera
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