Salicales


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Salicales

[‚sal·ə′kā·lēz]
(botany)
A monofamilial order of dicotyledonous plants in the subclass Dilleniidae; members are dioecious, woody plants, with alternate, simple, stipulate leaves and plumose-hairy mature seeds.
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