"Nymphaeaceae" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The sour gum plant family of the order Nymphaeales, subclass Magnoliidae, class Magnoliopsida. All have horizontal or hanging branches and broad alternate leaves, and they are dioecious (male and female flowers on different plants).
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Nymphaeaceae".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Nymphaeaceae".
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