papaverales definition

  • others:
    • 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 Papaverace√¶, or poppy family members, the Brassicace√¶, or mustard family, while the Capparidace√¶, or caper household.
  • noun:
    • an order of dicotyledonous flowers

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