plural noun
Po·​lyg·​o·​na·​les | \ pəˌligəˈnā(ˌ)lēz\

Definition of Polygonales

: an order of dicotyledonous plants coextensive with the family Polygonaceae

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History and Etymology for Polygonales

New Latin, from Polygonum + -ales

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