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Noun: Loranthaceae
  1. In some classification includes Viscaceae: parasitic or hemiparasitic shrublets or shrubs or small trees of tropical and temperate regions; attach to hosts by haustoria
    - family Loranthaceae, mistletoe family

Type of: dilleniid dicot family, parasitic plant

Part of: order Santalales, Santalales

Encyclopedia: Loranthaceae