1. pea family a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
  2. family a group of people related to one another
  3. tea family a family of trees and shrubs of the order Parietales
  4. peony family perennial rhizomatous herbs and shrubs
  5. yew family sometimes classified as member of order Taxales
  6. pine family a family of Pinaceae
  7. type family a complete set of type suitable for printing text
  8. subfamily (biology) a taxonomic category below a family
  9. papaya family trees native to tropical America and Africa with milky juice and large palmately lobed leaves
  10. poppy family herbs or shrubs having milky and often colored juices and capsular fruits
  11. beech family chiefly monoecious trees and shrubs: beeches
  12. rue family a family of dicotyledonous plants of order Geraniales
  13. protea family large family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers; constitutes the order Proteales
  14. caper family a dilleniid dicot family of the order Rhoeadales that includes: genera Capparis, Cleome, Crateva, and Polanisia
  15. superfamily a taxonomic group ranking below an order but above a family
  16. palm family chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales
  17. pink family large family of herbs or subshrubs
  18. hemp family two genera of erect or twining herbs that are pollinated by the wind, including the genera Cannabis and Humulus; term not used in all classifications; in some the genus Cannabis is placed in the family Moraceae and the genus Humulus in the family Urticaceae
  19. box family widely distributed evergreen shrubs and trees
  20. pepper family tropical woody vines and herbaceous plants having aromatic herbage and minute flowers in spikelets