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|Noun||1.||family Bromeliaceae - a family of tropical American plants of order Xyridales including several (as the pineapple) of economic importance|
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Ananas, genus Ananas - a genus of tropical American plants have sword-shaped leaves and a fleshy compound fruits composed of the fruits of several flowers (such as pineapples)
Bromelia - the type genus of the family Bromeliaceae which includes tropical American plants with deeply cleft calyx