family Mimosaceae


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Noun1.family Mimosaceae - family of spiny woody plants (usually shrubs or small trees) whose leaves mimic animals in sensitivity to touchfamily Mimosaceae - family of spiny woody plants (usually shrubs or small trees) whose leaves mimic animals in sensitivity to touch; commonly included in the family Leguminosae
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
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
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Zohair (2013) Effects of electromagnetic fields (created by high tensin lines) on some species of family Mimosaceae, Molluginaceae, Nyctaginaceae and Papilionaceae from Pakistan-V.
Entada pursaetha and Pentaclethra macrophylla are both legumes belonging to the family Mimosaceae.
leucocephala are cultivated around roadsides and industrial areas of Karachi for decorative intentions and belong to Family Mimosaceae (Atiq-ur-Rehman, 2007).