Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic subfamily within the family Poaceae — many grasses.

Etymologies

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Ehrharta +‎ -oideae

Examples

  • Three subfamilies of grasses, the Ehrhartoideae, Panicoideae and Pooideae, provide the bulk of human nutrition and are poised to become major sources of renewable energy.

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  • So far, genomic efforts have largely focused on two economically important grass subfamilies, the Ehrhartoideae (rice) and the Panicoideae (maize, sorghum, sugarcane and millets).

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  • The other important grass groups that, combined, provide the bulk of human nutrition are Ehrhartoideae, which includes rice; and Panicoideae, with includes corn, sorghum, sugarcane and other grass crops.

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