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|Noun||1.||genus Monotropa - leafless fleshy saprophytic plants; in some classifications placed in the family Pyrolaceae|
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Monotropaceae, Monotropaceae - used in some classification for saprophytic herbs sometimes included in the family Pyrolaceae: genera Monotropa and Sarcodes
Indian pipe, Monotropa uniflora, waxflower - small waxy white or pinkish-white saprophytic woodland plant having scalelike leaves and a nodding flower; turns black with age