genus Carpinus


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Noun1.genus Carpinus - mostly deciduous monoecious trees or shrubs: hornbeamsgenus Carpinus - mostly deciduous monoecious trees or shrubs: hornbeams; sometimes placed in subfamily Carpinaceae
hamamelid dicot genus - genus of mostly woody relatively primitive dicotyledonous flowering plants with flowers often unisexual and often borne in catkins
Betulaceae, birch family, family Betulaceae - monoecious trees and shrubs (including the genera Betula and Alnus and Carpinus and Corylus and Ostrya and Ostryopsis)
hornbeam - any of several trees or shrubs of the genus Carpinus
Carpinus betulus, European hornbeam - medium-sized Old World tree with smooth grey bark and leaves like beech that turn yellow-orange in autumn
American hornbeam, Carpinus caroliniana - tree or large shrub with grey bark and blue-green leaves that turn red-orange in autumn
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Since the genus Carpinus also belongs to this family, many physiological and anatomical constraints of reproduction are probably shared with the genus Betula, regardless of the difference in the forest types.