Piperales

plural noun Piper·a·les

Definition of Piperales

  1. :  an order of apetalous dicotyledonous plants constituting the families Piperaceae, Saururaceae, and Chloranthaceae and having simple leaves and minute flowers in spikes with the perianth simple or lacking

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Origin and Etymology of piperales

New Latin, from Piper + -ales


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