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|Noun||1.||Pucciniaceae - large important family of rust fungi|
fungus family - includes lichen families
order Uredinales, Uredinales - rust fungi: parasitic fungi causing rust in plants; sometimes placed in
genus Puccinia, Puccinia - type genus of the Pucciniaceae; a large genus of parasitic fungi including many that are destructive to various economic plants