figwort family definition

  • noun:
    • a family group of dicotyledonous flowers of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications put in the order Scrophulariales
    • a family of dicotyledonous plants associated with order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in certain classifications put into the order Scrophulariales
    • a family group of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in certain classifications put in the order Scrophulariales

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