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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Family comprising a single genus that until recently was considered part of a family of coniferous trees.

Usage examples (4)
  • Japan also has three endemic plant families (Sciadopityaceae, Glaucidiaceae, and Pteridophyllaceae), and about 20 endemic genera, seven of which are represented only by...
  • Sciadopityaceae, and is a living fossil, having been present in the fossil record for
  • Sciadopitys verticillata (Sciadopityaceae),
  • Sciadopityaceae are the source of Baltic amber. for more
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