Illiciales


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Illiciales

[i‚lis·ē′ā·lēz]
(botany)
An order of dicotyledonous flowering plants, division Magnoliophyta, of the class Magnoliopsida, characterized by having woody plants with scattered spherical cells containing volatile oils.
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Vegetative anatomy of the New Caledonian endemic Amborella trichopoda: relationships with the Illiciales and implications for vessel origin.
Magnoliales, Illiciales, and Laurales (sensu Armen Takhtajan).