Definition of

Fagaceae

  1. (noun, plant) chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs: beeches; chestnuts; oaks; genera Castanea, Castanopsis, Chrysolepis, Fagus, Lithocarpus, Nothofagus, Quercus

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Synonyms of Fagaceae

beech family, family fagaceae

Alternate forms of Fagaceae

Hypernyms: hamamelid dicot family

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