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  • proper n. A taxonomic order within the subclass Liliidae — several woody herbs that produce commercial fibre.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. An order of plants including the families Typhaceae; Sparganiaceae; and Pandanaceae.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An order of monocotyledonous plants occupying the lowest position among angiosperms.

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

  • n. families Typhaceae; Sparganiaceae; Pandanaceae


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