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|Noun||1.||family 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
Alpinia, genus Alpinia, genus Languas, genus Zerumbet - perennial rhizomatous herbs of Asia and Australia and Polynesia having ginger-scented rhizomes