from The Century Dictionary.

  • An order of dicotyledonous apetalous plants, with numerous ovules in the ovary-cells, diæcious flowers, and fleshy albumen, consisting of the single genus Nepenthes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • proper noun A natural family coextensive with the genus Nepenthes.

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

  • noun coextensive with the genus Nepenthes


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