family Theaceae


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Noun1.family Theaceae - a family of trees and shrubs of the order Parietales
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Hypericales, order Hypericales, order Parietales, Parietales - a large order of dicotyledonous plants of subclass Dilleniidae
genus Camellia - tropical Asiatic evergreen shrubs or small trees
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Green tea belonging to family Theaceae is one such example of functional drinks containing bioactive molecules holding cure against various diseases.
It is obtained from the nonfermented leaves of Camellia sinensis belonging to family Theaceae, which contains more catechins than black tea or oolong tea.
Camellia sinensis is the tea plant belongs to family Theaceae.