Asteraceae
Asteraceae Asteraceae n. 1. a family of plants with heads composed of many florets, including the aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia.

Syn: {Compositae}, family {Compositae}, family {Asteraceae}, aster family [WordNet 1.5] ||


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