What does family nyctaginaceae mean?

Definitions for family nyctaginaceae
fam·i·ly nyc·tag·i·naceae

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word family nyctaginaceae.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Nyctaginaceae, family Nyctaginaceae, Allioniaceae, family Allioniaceae, four-o'clock familynoun

    a family of flowering plants of the order Caryophyllales


  1. family nyctaginaceae

    Family Nyctaginaceae, also known as the four o'clock family, is a group of flowering plants that consists of around 33 genera and 290 species. These species are typically found in tropical and subtropical regions and may be annual or perennial herbs, vines, shrubs, or trees. They are often characterized by their simple opposite leaves, tubular flowers, and fruits that are often brightly coloured and sometimes winged. Some renowned plants in this family include bougainvillea and four o'clocks.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce family nyctaginaceae?

How to say family nyctaginaceae in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of family nyctaginaceae in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of family nyctaginaceae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


Find a translation for the family nyctaginaceae definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"family nyctaginaceae." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 21 May 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/family+nyctaginaceae>.

Discuss these family nyctaginaceae definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for family nyctaginaceae? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    fortification consisting of a low wall
    A breastwork
    B peccadillo
    C tingle
    D hunch

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for family nyctaginaceae: