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See also: fabaceae

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EtymologyEdit

From New Latin Faba (obsolete genus name of broad beans) +‎ -aceae.

Proper nounEdit

Fabaceae

  1. A taxonomic family within the order Fabales – the legumes.
    Synonyms: Leguminosae (accepted alternative name), Papilionaceae
    Hypernym: Fabales
    Hyponyms: Caesalpinioideae, Faboideae, Mimosoideae

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