elm-family

elm family

noun
the plant family Ulmaceae, typified by deciduous trees having simple and often toothed leaves, small petalless flowers, winged fleshy or nutlike fruit, and watery sap, and including the elm, hackberry, and planer tree.
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elm family

noun
a dicot family of the order Urticales including: genera Ulmus, Celtis, Planera, Trema [syn: Ulmaceae
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