from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A cohort of dicotyledonous plants, of the polypetalous series Calycifloræ, characterized by distinct styles and solitary or numerous and separate carpels, not united into a syncarpic ovary as in the other cohorts of the series.
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- n. in some classifications this category does not include Leguminosae
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