fabaceae definition

  • noun:
    • a sizable category of trees, bushes, vines, and natural herbs bearing bean pods; split for convenience to the subfamilies Caesalpiniacea; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae.
    • a big family of woods, shrubs, vines, and natural herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience to the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
    • a large family of woods, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; split for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniacea; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae.
    • a sizable family of trees, shrubs, vines, and natural herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
  • others:
    • just like Leguminosæ.
    • Same as Leguminosæ.

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