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fam·i·ly po·lyg·o·naceae

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  1. Polygonaceae, family Polygonaceae, buckwheat familynoun

    a family of plants of order Polygonales chiefly of the north temperate zone; includes the buckwheats


  1. family polygonaceae

    Polygonaceae, also known as the buckwheat family, is a family of flowering plants distributed globally, particularly in the northern hemisphere. The family comprises about 50 genera and 1,200 species, with a variety of forms including herbs, shrubs, climbers, and a few trees. The flowers of this family exhibit radial symmetry with separate or slightly united petals. The term 'Polygonaceae' is derived from the Greek words 'poly' meaning many and 'gonia' meaning knee, referring to the swollen nodes or 'knees' of some species in this family. Some members of this family, like buckwheat and rhubarb, are economically important as food crops.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of family polygonaceae in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of family polygonaceae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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