What does amaryllidaceae mean?

amaryllidaceae meaning in General Dictionary

a family of flowering flowers like the snowdrop narcissus and daffodil in a few category methods considered a subfamily associated with Liliaceae

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  • snowdrop; narcissus; daffodil; in a few category systems considered a subfamily for the Liliaceae

Sentence Examples with the word amaryllidaceae

The tribe Ophiopogonoideae, with its tendency to an inferior ovary, suggests an affinity with the Amaryllidaceae which resemble Liliaceae in habit and in the horizontal plan of the flower, but have an inferior ovary.

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