class magnoliopsida definition

  • noun:
    • comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided in to six (not necessarily well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered ancient); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less higher level teams: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae

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