genus Cleome


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Noun1.genus Cleome - tropical and subtropical annual or perennial herbs or low shrubs
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
caper family, Capparidaceae, family Capparidaceae - a dilleniid dicot family of the order Rhoeadales that includes: genera Capparis, Cleome, Crateva, and Polanisia
cleome, spiderflower - any of various often strong-smelling plants of the genus Cleome having showy spider-shaped flowers
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Sixteen species of the genus Cleome are known wild in moderate and subtropical areas of southern Iran [8].