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  1. Ranunculaceae, family Ranunculaceae, buttercup family, crowfoot familynoun

    a family of Ranunculaceae


  1. Ranunculaceae

    Ranunculaceae (buttercup or crowfoot family; Latin rānunculus "little frog", from rāna "frog") is a family of over 2,000 known species of flowering plants in 43 genera, distributed worldwide. The largest genera are Ranunculus (600 species), Delphinium (365), Thalictrum (330), Clematis (325), and Aconitum (300).


  1. ranunculaceae

    Ranunculaceae, also known as the buttercup family, is a family of flowering plants, which includes approximately 2,252 known species spread across 62 genera. These plants can be found globally with the highest concentration in temperate regions. Members of this family can be annual or perennial herbs, shrubs, or lianas, often with leaves that are alternately arranged and palmately divided. The flowers typically have many stamens (the male part of the flower), but the number of petals and sepals can vary. Buttercups, delphiniums, and clematis are examples of Ranunculaceae.


  1. Ranunculaceae

    Ranunculaceae are a family of about 1700 species of flowering plants in about 60 genera, distributed worldwide. The largest genera are Ranunculus, Delphinium, Thalictrum, Clematis, and Aconitum.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Ranunculaceae

    The buttercup plant family of the order Ranunculales, subclass Magnoliidae, class Magnoliopsida. The leaves are usually alternate and stalkless. The flowers usually have two to five free sepals and may be radially symmetrical or irregular.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ranunculaceae in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ranunculaceae in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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