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Definition 1: a group of families of mostly flowers having basal or central placentation and trinucleate pollen (binucleate pollen is commoner in flowering plants); contains 14 families including: Caryophyllaceae (carnations and pinks); Aizoaceae; Amaranthaceae; Batidaceae; Chenopodiaceae; Cactaceae (order Opuntiales); Nyctaginaceae; Phytolaccaceae; corresponds approximately to order Caryophyllales; sometimes classified as a superorder - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for caryophyllidae in the sense of this definition

(caryophyllidae is a kind of ...) (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders

(caryophyllidae is a member of ...) family of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers

(caryophyllidae is a member of ...) genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers

(caryophyllidae is a member of ...) corresponds approximately to the older group Centrospermae

(caryophyllidae is a member of ...) coextensive with the family Cactaceae: cactuses

(... is a member of caryophyllidae) comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net-veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an early and distinctive offshoot); and three more or less advanced groups: Dilleniidae; Rosidae; Asteridae

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