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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Petaloideous  \Pet`al*oid"e*ous\,  a.  (Bot.) 
  Having  the  whole  or  part  of  the  perianth  petaline. 
 
  {Petaloideous  division},  that  division  of  endogenous  plants 
  in  which  the  perianth  is  wholly  or  partly  petaline, 
  embracing  the  {Liliace[ae]},  {Orchidace[ae]}, 
  {Amaryllide[ae]},  etc 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Liliaceae 
  n  :  includes  species  sometimes  divided  among  the  following 
  families:  Alliaceae;  Aloeaceae;  Alstroemeriaceae; 
  Aphyllanthaceae;  Asparagaceae;  Asphodelaceae; 
  Colchicaceae;  Convallariaceae;  Hemerocallidaceae; 
  Hostaceae;  Hyacinthaceae;  Melanthiaceae;  Ruscaceae; 
  Smilacaceae;  Tecophilaeacea;  Xanthorrhoeaceae  [syn:  {Liliaceae}, 
  {family  Liliaceae},  {lily  family}] 




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