Definition of Carrot family

1. Noun. Plants having flowers in umbels: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway; celery; dill.


Lexicographical Neighbors of Carrot Family

carrollite
carrom
carromed
carroming
carroms
carron oil
carronade
carronades
carrot
carrot-and-stick
carrot and stick
carrot bag
carrot cake
carrot cakes
carrot cruncher
carrot family (current term)
carrot juice
carrot pudding
carrot stick
carrot top
carrot tops
carrotier
carrotiest
carrotin
carrotiness
carrotins
carrotless
carrotlike
carrots
carrots and sticks

Literary usage of Carrot family

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Bulletin of the New York Botanical Garden by New York Botanical Garden (1908)
"Down the slope from this group will be found two beds given over to the carrot family, which includes many economic plants, such as the carrot, parsnip, ..."

2. Nature and Development of Plants by Carlton Clarence Curtis (1918)
"The carrot family contains many familiar native and cultivated plants which may be recognized by the hollow internodes of the stems, leaves variously lobed ..."

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