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Stamens and 19581273 in separate flowers; periantfi of 3, 4, or more lobes, sometimes wanting; stamens varying in number and arrangement; ovary mostly 3-celled, with as many styles and stigmas fruit usually 3 - celled and 3-seeded. The description here given of the Order includes all the British genera; but many of the tropical genera are furnished with both sepals and petals. Our native species have herbaceous or woody stems, sometimes leafless, but usually With oppo site, alternate, or whorled leaves. They are mostly milky herbs, and of a highly corrosive, acrid, or narcotic character. Some of the exotic plants of the family yield the most deadly poisons. The Manchineel (hi po'mane' Mancinella), Whose shadow proves fatal to the sleeper; and the Manioc of the West Indies (jatmpfia.

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