Oleaceae
Oleaceae Oleaceae prop. n. A natural family of trees and shrubs having berries or drupes or capsules as fruits; the {olive family}; sometimes placed in the order {Oleales}; it includes the olive; ash; jasmine; privet; and lilac.

Syn: family {Oleaceae}, olive family. [WordNet 1.5]


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