Cycadofilicales
Cycadofilicales Cycadofilicales n. an order of fossil gymnospermous trees or climbing plants from the Devonian: seed ferns.

Syn: order {Cycadofilicales}, Lyginopteridales, order {Lyginopteridales}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Cycadofilicales — noun fossil gymnospermous trees or climbing plants from the Devonian: seed ferns • Syn: ↑order Cycadofilicales, ↑Lyginopteridales, ↑order Lyginopteridales • Hypernyms: ↑plant order • Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridospermopsida …   Useful english dictionary

  • cycadofilicales — cy·ca·do·filicales …   English syllables

  • order Cycadofilicales — noun fossil gymnospermous trees or climbing plants from the Devonian: seed ferns • Syn: ↑Cycadofilicales, ↑Lyginopteridales, ↑order Lyginopteridales • Hypernyms: ↑plant order • Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridospermopsida, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • seed fern — noun an extinct seed producing fernlike plant of the order Cycadofilicales (or group Pteridospermae) • Syn: ↑pteridosperm • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm * * * noun : a plant or fossil of the order Cycadofilicales : pteridosperm * * * any of various… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lyginopteridales — n. An order of fossil gymnospermous trees or climbing plants from the Devonian: the seed ferns. Syn: Cycadofilicales, order {Cycadofilicales}, order {Lyginopteridales}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fern — Synonyms and related words: Calamites, Cycadofilicales, Filicales, Selaginellaceae, Sigillaria, algae, autophyte, bean, bracken, brown algae, calamite, climber, conferva, confervoid, creeper, cycadofilicales, diatom, equisetum, filicoids, fruits… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • class Pteridospermopsida — noun extinct gymnosperms most of Carboniferous to Jurassic: seed ferns and allies • Syn: ↑Pteridospermopsida • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Gymnospermae, ↑class Gymnospermae, ↑Gymnospermophyta, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Lyginopteris — noun genus of fossil seed ferns of the Carboniferous • Syn: ↑Lyginopteris • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cycadofilicales, ↑order Cycadofilicales, ↑Lyginopteridales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lyginopteridales — noun fossil gymnospermous trees or climbing plants from the Devonian: seed ferns • Syn: ↑Cycadofilicales, ↑order Cycadofilicales, ↑order Lyginopteridales • Hypernyms: ↑plant order • Member Holonyms: ↑Pteridospermopsida …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lyginopteris — noun genus of fossil seed ferns of the Carboniferous • Syn: ↑genus Lyginopteris • Hypernyms: ↑gymnosperm genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cycadofilicales, ↑order Cycadofilicales, ↑Lyginopteridales, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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