from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of, pertaining to, or belonging to the Ranales, an order of dicotyledonous plants. See Ranales.

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

  • adjective (Bot.) Having a general affinity to ranunculaceous plants.
  • adjective (Bot.) a name proposed by Lindley for a group of natural orders, including Ranunculaceæ, Magnoliaceæ, Papaveraceæ, and others related to them.


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