dilleniidae definition

  • noun:
    • several categories of just about higher level trees and shrubs and herbs having either polypetalous or gamopetalous corollas and sometimes with ovules attached to the walls of ovary; it contains 69 families including Ericaceae and Cruciferae and Malvaceae; it's sometimes classified as a superorder.
    • several groups of more or less advanced trees and shrubs and natural herbs having either polypetalous or gamopetalous corollas and frequently with ovules attached to the walls of this ovary; contains 69 families including Ericaceae and Cruciferae and Malvaceae; sometimes categorized as a superorder
    • several groups of more or less advanced bushes and natural herbs having either polypetalous or gamopetalous corollas and sometimes with ovules attached to the wall space of this ovary; it contains 69 households including Ericaceae and Cruciferae and Malvaceae; its often categorized as a superorder.
    • a team of families of just about advanced timber and herbs having either polypetalous or gamopetalous corollas and often with ovules attached to the walls for the ovary; contains 69 households including Ericaceae and Cruciferae and Malvaceae; often categorized as a superorder

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