dilleniaceae definition

  • noun:
    • a natural category of mainly exotic shrubs and woods and climbers having leathery leaves or flattened leaflike stems, like the genera Dillenia and Hibbertia.
    • chiefly tropical bushes and trees and climbers having leathery leaves or flattened leaflike stems: genera Dillenia and Hibbertia
    • a natural family of chiefly tropical bushes and trees and climbers having leathery leaves or flattened leaflike stems, including the genera Dillenia and Hibbertia.
    • mainly exotic shrubs and woods and climbers having leathery leaves or flattened leaflike stems: genera Dillenia and Hibbertia

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