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Definition 1: large family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers; constitutes the order Proteales - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for protea family in the sense of this definition

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

(protea family is a member of ...) small genus of Australian shrubs

(protea family is a member of ...) large genus of evergreen trees and shrubs having silvery white leaves and solitary terminal flowers with conspicuous silvery bracts

(protea family is a member of ...) small genus of low-growing evergreens of Chile and Australia; some yield dyes

(protea family is a member of ...) trees or shrubs; Madagascar to Australia

(protea family is a member of ...) small genus of Australian shrubs or trees

(protea family is a member of ...) Australian undershrubs to small trees: geebungs

(protea family is a member of ...) small genus of timber trees; Australia to Malaysia

(protea family is a member of ...) Australian evergreen shrubs: waratahs

(protea family is a member of ...) small genus of trees or shrubs of New Zealand and New Caledonia

(protea family is a member of ...) Australian shrubs and small trees with evergreen usually spiny leaves and dense clusters of showy flowers

(protea family is a member of ...) a living fossil or so-called `green dinosaur'; genus or subfamily of primitive nut-bearing trees thought to have died out 50 million years ago; a single specimen found in 1994 on Mount Bartle Frere in eastern Australia; not yet officially named

(protea family is a member of ...) type genus of Proteaceae; tropical African shrubs

(protea family is a member of ...) important genus of Australian evergreen shrubs or trees with alternate leathery leaves and yellowish flowers

(protea family is a member of ...) Australian shrubs (some trees) with flowers in dense spikes: smoke bush

(protea family is a member of ...) small genus of South American evergreen shrubs or small trees with long willowy branches and flowers in flamboyant terminal clusters

(protea family is a member of ...) one species: Chilean nut

(protea family is a member of ...) large genus of Australian shrubs and trees having usually showy orange or red flowers

(protea family is a member of ...) small species of Australian trees or shrubs; grown for their fruit and flowers

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

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