magnolia family


the plant family Magnoliaceae, characterized by evergreen or deciduous trees and shrubs having simple, alternate leaves, often showy flowers with a spiral arrangement of their floral parts, and conelike fruit, and including the cucumber tree, magnolia, tulip tree, and umbrella tree.

Nearby words

  1. magnitogorsk,
  2. magnitude,
  3. magnitudinous,
  4. magnocellular,
  5. magnolia,
  6. magnolia metal,
  7. magnolia state,
  8. magnolia warbler,
  9. magnoliaceous,
  10. magnoliid Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019