What does santalales mean?

Definitions for santalales
san·ta·lales

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word santalales.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Santalales, order Santalalesnoun

    order of plants distinguished by having a one-celled inferior ovary; many are parasitic or partly parasitic usually on roots

Freebase

  1. Santalales

    The Santalales are an order of flowering plants with a cosmopolitan distribution, but heavily concentrated in tropical and subtropical regions. Most have seeds without testae, which is unusual for flowering plants. Many of the members of the order are parasitic plants, mostly hemiparasites, able to produce sugars through photosynthesis, but tapping the stems or roots of other plants to obtain water and minerals; some are obligate parasites, have low concentrations of chlorophyll within their shoots, and derive the majority of their sustenance from their hosts' vascular tissues. Mistletoe is the common name for a number of parasitic plants within the order Santalales. The APG III system of 2009 uses this circumscription: ⁕order Santalales ⁕family Balanophoraceae ⁕family Loranthaceae ⁕family Misodendraceae ⁕family Olacaceae ⁕family Opiliaceae ⁕family Santalaceae ⁕family Schoepfiaceae The AP-Website indicates the Olacaceae are not a good family and should be split. Furthermore, it indicates disagreements about Santalaceae which need to include Viscaceae to be monophyletic. Studies based on DNA sequences also indicate the family Schoepfiaceae should be resurrected to accommodate Schoepfia, Arjona and Quinchamalium.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce santalales?

How to say santalales in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of santalales in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of santalales in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Images & Illustrations of santalales

  1. santalales

Translation

Find a translation for the santalales 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:


Discuss these santalales definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

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

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "santalales." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 20 Oct. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/santalales>.

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

    Browse Definitions.net

    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!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    dark and gloomy
    • A. bristly
    • B. tenebrous
    • C. tantamount
    • D. usurious

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for santalales: