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  • proper n. A taxonomic order within the class Magnoliopsida — very many plants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. an order including the Ericaceae; Clethraceae; Diapensiaceae; Epacridaceae; Lennoaceae; Pyrolaceae; and Monotropaceae.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An order of dicotyledonous sympetalous plants characterized by regular flowers, usually free stamens as many or twice as many as the lobes of the corolla, and a compound ovary.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. Ericaceae; Clethraceae; Diapensiaceae; Epacridaceae; Lennoaceae; Pyrolaceae; Monotropaceae

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