aloe family


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Noun1.aloe family - one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely acceptedaloe family - one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted
liliid monocot family - family of monocotyledonous plants of the subclass Liliidae; mostly herbs usually with petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Liliaceae, Liliaceae, lily family - includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae
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Aloecorp, Broomfield, CO, presented the International Aloe Science Council (IASC) Hall of Fame Award posthumously to Yun Ho Lee, who served as chairman of the board of the Namyang Aloe family of companies in Seoul, Korea.