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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

i′ris fam`ily(n.)

  1. a family, Iridaceae, of nonwoody plants with showy flowers and with narrow leaves that emerge from bulbs, corms, or rhizomes.

    Category: Plants

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Iridaceae, family Iridaceae, iris family(noun)

    large family of usually perennial geophytic herbs with rhizomes or corms or bulbs

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