[ ɡɹˈamɪnˌe͡ɪsiː], [ ɡɹˈamɪnˌeɪsiː], [ ɡ_ɹ_ˈa_m_ɪ_n_ˌeɪ_s_iː]
Related words: Gramineae, Gramianae, Graminae, Gramineae tribe, Gramianae tribe
How to use "Graminaceae" in context?
Graminaceae is a family of flowering plants most commonly known for their grains such as rice, wheat, and corn. There are about 275 genera in Graminaceae, with around 3000 species distributed throughout the world. Graminaceae range in size from a few millimeters to a few meters tall, with Leaves typically arranged in opposite pairs or whorls on the stem. Flowers are typically small and occur in spike-like clusters at the tips of the branches.
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