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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of a flowering plant) having two cotyledons in the seed.

Usage examples (36)
  • Under the dicotyledonous groups, there are no plants with simplicity of floral elements.
  • = -- A lessened number of sepals is not a very common occurrence among dicotyledonous plants.
  • "Many of the dicotyledonous plants look alike at the beginning," he said, with a little drawl on the big word.
  • All these plants are grouped under three main divisions: apetalous, monocotyledonous, and dicotyledonous; and these main divisions are further subdivided. for more
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