family Bombacaceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: Bombacaceae - tropical trees with large dry or fleshy fruit containing usually woolly seeds
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Malvales, order Malvales - Malvaceae; Bombacaceae; Elaeocarpaceae; Sterculiaceae; Tiliaceae
Bombax, genus Bombax - trees of chiefly South America
Adansonia, genus Adansonia - baobab; cream-of-tartar tree
Ceiba, genus Ceiba - tropical American trees with palmately compound leaves and showy bell-shaped flowers
Durio, genus Durio - a genus of tall Asian trees of the family Bombacaceae
genus Montezuma - one species: medium-sized evergreen tree of Puerto Rico or Mexico
genus Ochroma, Ochroma - one species: balsa
genus Pseudobombax, Pseudobombax - tropical American deciduous shrubs or small trees
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Adansonia digitata belongs to the family Bombacaceae, which has traditionally been used as immunostimulant (12), anti-inflammatory, analgesic (13) and pesticide (14).
The family Bombacaceae has great economic significance because it is used as a construction material for boats, buoys, among other uses (LORENZI, 2002).
Tebeldi is the baobab (Adansonia digitat L) which is a fruit-producing tree belonging to the family Bombacaceae.