Cyclanthales

plural noun
Cyc·​lan·​tha·​les | \ -ā(ˌ)lēz \

Definition of Cyclanthales

: an order of tropical monocotyledonous plants that is coextensive with the family Cyclanthaceae and is sometimes included in the order Palmales

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New Latin, from Cyclanthus + -ales

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“Cyclanthales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cyclanthales. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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