What is another word for spurge family?

3 synonyms found


[ spˈɜːd͡ʒ fˈamɪli], [ spˈɜːd‍ʒ fˈamɪli], [ s_p_ˈɜː_dʒ f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i]

The Spurge family, also known by its scientific name Euphorbiaceae, is a diverse group of flowering plants that includes over 5,000 species. Many of these plants are known for their medicinal properties and are used in traditional medicine around the world. Some common synonyms for the Spurge family include the Euphorbia family, the Milkweed family, and the Dog's mercury family. These plants can be found in a variety of habitats, from tropical rainforests to arid deserts, and they come in a wide range of shapes and sizes. Despite their diversity, many members of the Spurge family share certain characteristics, such as the presence of a milky sap.

Synonyms for Spurge family:

What are the hypernyms for Spurge family?

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

    Angiosperm (the flowering plant division of the plant kingdom), Euphorbiaceae (the Spurge family of flowering plants).

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