HyperDic: order_sapindales

English > 1 sense of the expression order Sapindales:
NOUNplantorder Sapindales, Sapindalesan order of dicotyledonous plants
English > order Sapindales: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAn order of dicotyledonous plants.
Member ofDicotyledones, class Dicotyledones, Dicotyledonae, class Dicotyledonae, Magnoliopsida, class MagnoliopsidaComprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves
MembersAceraceae, family Aceraceae, maple familyA family of trees and shrubs of order Sapindales including the maples
Anacardiaceae, family Anacardiaceae, sumac familyThe cashew family
Aquifoliaceae, family Aquifoliaceae, holly familywidely distributed shrubs and trees
Buxaceae, family Buxaceae, box familywidely distributed evergreen shrubs and trees
Celastraceae, family Celastraceae, spindle-tree family, staff-tree familyTrees and shrubs and woody vines usually having bright-colored fruits
Cyrilliaceae, family Cyrilliaceae, cyrilla family, titi familyshrubs and trees with leathery leaves and small white flowers in racemes
Empetraceae, family Empetraceae, crowberry familyheathlike shrubs
Hippocastanaceae, family Hippocastanaceae, horse-chestnut familyTrees having showy flowers and inedible nutlike seeds in a leathery capsule
Sapindaceae, family Sapindaceae, soapberry familychiefly tropical New and Old World deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs bearing leathery drupes with yellow translucent flesh
Staphylaceae, family Staphylaceae, bladdernut familyA family of dicotyledonous plants of order Sapindales found mostly in the north temperate zone
Broaderplant orderThe order of plants

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