family Zingiberaceae


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Noun1.family Zingiberaceae - a family of tropical monocotyledonous plants of order Musalesfamily Zingiberaceae - a family of tropical monocotyledonous plants of order Musales
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Musales, order Musales - tropical plants
genus Zingiber, Zingiber - tropical Asiatic and Polynesian perennial plants: ginger
Curcuma, genus Curcuma - tropical Asiatic perennial herbs
Alpinia, genus Alpinia, genus Languas, genus Zerumbet - perennial rhizomatous herbs of Asia and Australia and Polynesia having ginger-scented rhizomes
Aframomum, genus Aframomum - an African genus of plants of the family Zingiberaceae
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Zingiberofficinale is one of the most widely used herbs in the family Zingiberaceae that recently has been reported for various medicinal properties [1,2], such as treatment of cough, nausea, pain, diarrhea, vomiting, anorexia, asthma and bronchoconstriction [3,4].
Species of the large family Zingiberaceae present several pollination syndromes that appear to be derived from insect pollination syndromes.
belonging to the family Zingiberaceae is one of the most ancient and important spice crop grown in India and a customary item for export.

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