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pitch·er-plan·t fam·i·ly

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  1. Sarraceniaceae, family Sarraceniaceae, pitcher-plant familynoun

    insectivorous plants


  1. pitcher-plant family

    The pitcher-plant family, scientifically known as Nepenthaceae, is a family of carnivorous plants that have modified leaves known as pitfall traps—a prey-trapping mechanism featuring a deep cavity filled with digestive enzymes. The most famous genus in this family is the Nepenthes, which contains more than 170 species commonly known as Tropical Pitcher Plants or Monkey Cups. Other well-known genera are the Sarracenia (North American Pitcher Plants) and Darlingtonia (the Cobra Lily).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pitcher-plant family in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pitcher-plant family in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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