from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A tribe of plants of the natural order Cruciferæ, typified by the genus Isatis, characterized by having the silique short, indehiscent, inarticulate, often crustaceous, winged, and 1-celled and 1-seeded or rarely 2-seeded. Also written Isatidæ.
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