mangrove family


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Noun1.mangrove family - trees and shrubs that usually form dense jungles along tropical seacoastsmangrove family - trees and shrubs that usually form dense jungles along tropical seacoasts
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
genus Rhizophora, Rhizophora - type genus of the Rhizophoraceae; a small genus of tropical trees and shrubs
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Highlighting salient features of M9, Major General Afzal said the existing road would be expanded to six lanes and every kilometer of road would be planted with 8,000 to 10,000 trees including Corno Corpus species of Mangrove family that has been especially chosen to cool the area during the summers.