Definition of Araucaria family
1. Noun. Tall evergreen cone-bearing trees of South America and Australia with broad leathery leaves; in some classifications included in the Pinaceae.
Generic synonyms: Gymnosperm Family
Group relationships: Coniferales, Order Coniferales
Member holonyms: Wollemi Pine, Genus Araucaria, Agathis, Genus Agathis
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Araucaria Family
Literary usage of Araucaria family
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1. Essentials of College Botany by Charles Edwin Bessey, Ernst Athearn Bessey (1914)
"... mega- sporophyll woody, with 1 inverted seed; "seed-scale" rudimentary.— Araucaria. Family 3. ..."