Proteales

plural noun
Pro·​te·​a·​les

Definition of Proteales

: an order of plants that is coextensive with the family Proteaceae

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History and Etymology for Proteales

New Latin, from Protea + -ales

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Proteales

protean

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“Proteales.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Proteales. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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