An order of dicotyledonous, chiefly choripetalous flowers, described as having several carpels united into a compound ovary, hypogynous stamens, and mainly distinct sepals. It embraces six families of which the most significant would be the Papaveraceæ, or poppy family members, the Brassicaceæ, or mustard family, while the Capparidaceæ, or caper household.
an order of dicotyledonous flowers
Definition for "papaverales"
An order of dicotyledonous, chiefly choripetalous flowers, described…
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