family Casuarinaceae


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Noun1.family Casuarinaceae - one genus: genus Casuarina
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Casuarinales, order Casuarinales - order of chiefly Australian trees and shrubs comprising the casuarinas; 1 family: Casuarinaceae
genus Casuarina - genus of trees and shrubs widely naturalized in southern United States and West Indies; coextensive with the family Casuarinaceae and order Casuarinales
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from the stem and fused leaf base (analogous to the petiole) of species of Casuarina (dicot family Casuarinaceae), and then to mention its absence from the free part of the lamina.