family Combretaceae


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Noun1.family Combretaceae - a family of tropical trees and shrubs of the order Myrtales
dicot family, magnoliopsid family - family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Myrtales, order Myrtales, order Thymelaeales, Thymelaeales - Myrtaceae; Combretaceae; Elaeagnaceae; Haloragidaceae; Melastomaceae; Lecythidaceae; Lythraceae; Rhizophoraceae; Onagraceae; Lecythidaceae; Punicaceae
dhava, dhawa - an Indian tree of the family Combretaceae that is a source of timber and gum
genus Combretum - type genus of the Combretaceae: tropical and subtropical small shrubs and trees
Conocarpus, genus Conocarpus - monotypic genus of tropical American trees: button tree
genus Laguncularia, Laguncularia - a genus of Laguncularia
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Our results showed that most plant species selected by giraffes were from the family Combretaceae. Most of the recorded preferred woody plant species were frequently browsed in both dry and wet seasons.
Conocarpus erectus is the species of family Combretaceae. It is an evergreen tree and grows on coastal areas of hot regions of the world [6].
Terminalia chebula is a moderate tree used in traditional medicines belonging to the family combretaceae. Traditionally Terminalia chebula have been used as medicine in Asia Europe and Africa.