HyperDic: rosid_dicot_family

English > 1 sense of the expression rosid dicot family:
NOUNplantrosid dicot familya family of dicotyledonous plants
English > rosid dicot family: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningA family of dicotyledonous plants.
Member ofRosidae, subclass RosidaeA group of trees and shrubs and herbs mostly with polypetalous flowers
NarrowerAraliaceae, family Araliaceae, ivy familyMostly tropical trees and shrubs and lianas
Balsaminaceae, family Balsaminaceae, balsam familydistinguished from the family Geraniaceae by the irregular flowers
Burseraceae, family Burseraceae, torchwood familyresinous or aromatic chiefly tropical shrubs or trees
Caesalpiniaceae, family CaesalpiniaceaeSpiny trees, shrubs, or perennial herbs, including the genera Caesalpinia, Cassia, Ceratonia, Bauhinia
Caesalpinioideae, subfamily CaesalpinioideaeAlternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae
Callitrichaceae, family Callitrichaceaedicot aquatic herbs
Cephalotaceae, family CephalotaceaeA family of plants of order Rosales
Connaraceae, family Connaraceae, zebrawood familyMostly tropical climbing shrubs or small trees
Cornaceae, family Cornaceae, dogwood familyA rosid dicot family of the order Umbellales including
Cunoniaceae, family Cunoniaceae, cunonia familyTrees or shrubs or climbers
Euphorbiaceae, family Euphorbiaceae, spurge familyA family of plants of order Geraniales
Geraniaceae, family Geraniaceae, geranium familychiefly herbaceous plants
Hydrangeaceae, family Hydrangeaceae, hydrangea familysometimes included in the family Saxifragaceae
Leguminosae, family Leguminosae, Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, legume family, pea familyA large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods
Lepidobotryaceae, family Lepidobotryaceaefamily created in 1950 solely for the classification of a distinctive / distinctive African tree repeatedly classified in other families
Malpighiaceae, family MalpighiaceaeTropical shrubs or trees
Melastomataceae, family Melastomataceae, Melastomaceae, family Melastomaceae, meadow-beauty familyA family of trees and bushes and herbs of order Myrtales
Meliaceae, family Meliaceae, mahogany familyTropical trees and shrubs including many important timber and ornamental trees
Mimosaceae, family Mimosaceaefamily of spiny woody plants (usually shrubs or small trees) whose leaves mimic animals in sensitivity to touch
Mimosoideae, subfamily MimosoideaeAlternative name used in some classification systems for the family Mimosaceae
Onagraceae, family Onagraceae, evening-primrose familyA large and widely distributed family of plants of the order Myrtales
Oxalidaceae, family Oxalidaceae, wood-sorrel familyA family of widely distributed herbs of the order Geraniales
Papilionaceae, family Papilionacealeguminous plants whose flowers have butterfly-shaped corollas
Papilionoideae, subfamily PapilionoideaeAlternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Philadelphaceae, subfamily PhiladelphaceaeOne genus
Platanaceae, family Platanaceae, plane-tree familycoextensive with the genus Platanus
Polygalaceae, family Polygalaceae, milkwort familyTrees, shrubs, and herbs widely distributed throughout both hemispheres
Rosaceae, family Rosaceae, rose familyA large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales
Rutaceae, family Rutaceae, rue familyA family of dicotyledonous plants of order Geraniales
Saxifragaceae, family Saxifragaceae, saxifrage familyA large and diverse family of evergreen or deciduous herbs
Simaroubaceae, family Simaroubaceae, quassia familychiefly tropical trees and shrubs with bitter bark having dry usually one-seeded winged fruit
Tropaeolaceae, family Tropaeolaceae, nasturtium familycoextensive with the genus Tropaeolum
Umbelliferae, family Umbelliferae, Apiaceae, family Apiaceae, carrot familyplants having flowers in umbels
Zygophyllaceae, family Zygophyllaceae, bean-caper familysmall trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions
Broaderdicot family, magnoliopsid familyfamily of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination

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