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  1. Theaceae, family Theaceae, tea familynoun

    a family of trees and shrubs of the order Parietales


  1. tea family

    Theaceae (), the tea family, is a family of flowering plants comprising shrubs and trees, including the economically important tea plant, and the ornamental camellias. It can be described as having from seven to 40 genera, depending on the source and the method of circumscription used. The family Ternstroemiaceae has been included within Theaceae; however, the APG III system of 2009 places it instead in Pentaphylacaceae. Most but not all species are native to China and East Asia.


  1. tea family

    The tea family, scientifically known as Theaceae, is a family of flowering plants including about 40 genera and almost 600 species. It is well known for its most famous member, Camellia sinensis, the plant species whose leaves and leaf buds are used to produce tea. Other notable members include the ornamental flowering plants of genus Camellia. Members of the tea family are typically found in the subtropical and tropical regions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tea family in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tea family in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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