Cannabidaceae
Cannabidaceae Cannabidaceae n. 1. a grouping of plants containing two genera of erect or twining wind-pollinated herbs, the genera {Cannabis} and {Humulus}; this term is not used in all classifications; in some the genus {Cannabis} is placed in the family {Moraceae} and the genus {Humulus} in the family {Urticaceae}.

Syn: family {Cannabidaceae}, hemp family. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • genus Cannabis — noun hemp: genus of coarse annuals native to central Asia and widely naturalized in north temperate regions; in some classifications included in the family Moraceae • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cannabidaceae …   Useful english dictionary

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