What is another word for Family Umbelliferae?

Pronunciation: [fˈamɪli ˈʌmbɪlˌɪfəɹˌiː] (IPA)

Family Umbelliferae is commonly referred to as the celery family, due to the fact that many of its members are culinarily used as seasoning or aromatic ingredients, with celery itself being one of its most recognizable members. Other synonyms for Family Umbelliferae include the Apiaceae family, due to the prevalence of plants in this family producing essential oils containing chemical compounds of the same name, as well as the carrot family for similar reasons. Additionally, it can be referred to as the parsley family due to the large number of plants in the family being used for their somewhat similar leaves and seeds in recipes and herbal remedies.

Synonyms for Family umbelliferae:

What are the hypernyms for Family umbelliferae?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    plant families, angiosperm families, flowering plant families, vascular plant families.

Related words: family umbelliferae, common umbelliferae, victoria and Albert museum umbelliferae, prostrate umbelliferae, umbelliferae family tree, family of umbelliferae, christmas herb umbelliferae

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