Rosales


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Noun1.Rosales - in some classifications this category does not include LeguminosaeRosales - in some classifications this category does not include Leguminosae
plant order - the order of plants
Connaraceae, family Connaraceae, zebrawood family - mostly tropical climbing shrubs or small trees; closely related to Leguminosae
Connarus, genus Connarus - large genus of tropical trees and shrubs; type genus of the Connaraceae
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
Rosidae, subclass Rosidae - a group of trees and shrubs and herbs mostly with polypetalous flowers; contains 108 families including Rosaceae; Crassulaceae; Myrtaceae; Melastomaceae; Euphorbiaceae; Umbelliferae
family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, rose family - a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens
Cephalotaceae, family Cephalotaceae - a family of plants of order Rosales; coextensive with the genus Cephalotus
Crassulaceae, family Crassulaceae, stonecrop family - succulent shrubs and herbs
cunonia family, Cunoniaceae, family Cunoniaceae - trees or shrubs or climbers; mostly southern hemisphere
family Hydrangeaceae, hydrangea family, Hydrangeaceae - sometimes included in the family Saxifragaceae
family Saxifragaceae, Saxifragaceae, saxifrage family - a large and diverse family of evergreen or deciduous herbs; widely distributed in northern temperate and cold regions; sometimes includes genera of the family Hydrangeaceae
family Grossulariaceae, gooseberry family, Grossulariaceae - in some classifications considered a part of the family Saxifragaceae: plants whose fruit is a berry
family Platanaceae, plane-tree family, Platanaceae - coextensive with the genus Platanus: plane trees
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The Peruvian government, in accordance with its historical tradition and commitment to international law, has decided to grant asylum to the Venezuelan citizen Manuel Rosales," Belaunde said in the Peruvian congress.
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It's amazing to see those two groups who constantly fight each other working together to see that their fellow student continues her education," Angelica Rosales of Feminists For Life told about 30 students at Kimball Theater.
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Rosa Rosales is a woman full of courage and energy who believes that key word of success is "Persistence".
Manuel Rosales ostenta un record en materia de alianzas politicas en America latina: en torno a su candidatura para la presidencia de Venezuela se aglutinan 41 partidos y organizaciones que se oponen al gobierno de Hugo Chavez.
Manila -- Among the new cardinals installed by Pope Benedict XVI at the March 24, 2006 consistory was Archbishop Gaudencio Rosales of Manila.
The rally around Rosales in early August obviated the need for a primary election among opposition parties, with an eye toward projecting unity and competence as they try to defeat the popular socialist president's bid for a third four-year term.