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Definition 1: 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 - [noun denoting plant]

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

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) coextensive with the family Oleaceae; in some classifications included in the order Gentianales

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) a group of chiefly woody plants considered among the most primitive of angiosperms; perianth poorly developed or lacking; flowers often unisexual and often in catkins and often wind pollinated; contains 23 families including the Betulaceae and Fagaceae (includes the Amentiferae); sometimes classified as a superorder

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) coextensive with the family Juglandaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) a group of families of more or less advanced trees and shrubs and herbs having either polypetalous or gamopetalous corollas and often with ovules attached to the walls of the ovary; contains 69 families including Ericaceae and Cruciferae and Malvaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) an order of dicotyledonous plants including Moraceae and Urticaceae and Ulmaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) coextensive with the family Plantaginaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) coextensive with the family Polygonaceae,

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) coextensive with the family Salicaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) an order of dicotyledonous plants

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) trees or shrubs of the families Ebenaceae or Sapotaceae or Styracaceae or Symplocaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) plants that are variously modified to serve as insect traps: families Sarraceniaceae; Nepenthaceae; Droseraceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) used in some classification systems; often included in the order Polemoniales

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) an order of dicotyledonous plants

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) an order of dicotyledonous plants having gamopetalous flowers; Gentianaceae; Apocynaceae; Asclepiadaceae; Loganiaceae; Oleaceae; Salvadoraceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) used in some classifications: coextensive with family Diapensiaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) order of chiefly Australian trees and shrubs comprising the casuarinas; 1 family: Casuarinaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) flowering plant with two cotyledons; the stem grows by deposit on its outside

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) a group of families of trees and shrubs and herbs having well-developed perianths and apocarpous ovaries and generally regarded as the most primitive extant flowering plants; contains 36 families including Magnoliaceae and Ranunculaceae; sometimes classified as a superorder

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) coextensive with the family Myricaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) order of plants distinguished by tubular petaloid perianth and inferior ovary

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) 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

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) a group of mostly sympetalous herbs and some trees and shrubs mostly with 2 fused carpels; contains 43 families including Campanulales; Solanaceae; Scrophulariaceae; Labiatae; Verbenaceae; Rubiaceae; Compositae; sometimes classified as a superorder

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) Primulaceae; Theophrastaceae; Myrsinaceae; and (in some classifications) Plumbaginaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) a group of trees and shrubs and herbs mostly with polypetalous flowers; contains 108 families including Rosaceae; Crassulaceae; Myrtaceae; Melastomaceae; Euphorbiaceae; Umbelliferae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) coextensive with the family Proteaceae

(dicotyledones is a member of ...) Piperaceae; Saururaceae; Chloranthaceae

(... is a member of dicotyledones) comprising flowering plants that produce seeds enclosed in an ovary; in some systems considered a class (Angiospermae) and in others a division (Magnoliophyta or Anthophyta)

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