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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs: beeches; chestnuts; oaks; genera Castanea, Castanopsis, Chrysolepis, Fagus, Lithocarpus, Nothofagus, Quercus;
[syn: Fagaceae, family Fagaceae, beech family]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Fagaceae \Fagaceae\ prop. n. a natural family of chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs, including beeches, chestnuts, and oaks; it includes the genera Castanea; Castanopsis; Chrysolepis; Fagus; Lithocarpus; Nothofagus; and Quercus. Syn: family Fagaceae, beech family. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Fagaceae n 1: chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs: beeches; chestnuts; oaks; genera Castanea, Castanopsis, Chrysolepis, Fagus, Lithocarpus, Nothofagus, Quercus [syn: Fagaceae, family Fagaceae, beech family]