• Definition for "Corylaceae"
    • found in some category methods for genus Corylus
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  • Sentence for "Corylaceae"
    • In _Casuarina_, _Juglans_ and the order…
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Corylaceae definition

  • noun:
    • found in some category methods for genus Corylus
  • others:
    • An Old occasional title of an order of plants including Corylus, Ostrya, and one or two various other genera, now thought to be forming a tribe of this purchase Cupuliferæ.
  • proper-noun:
    • a normal category of bushes or little woods, used in some classification systems for the genus Corylus.
    • Now considered a subfamily of Fagaceae: Coryloideae. A taxonomic family within the order Fagales — the hazel and related trees.
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