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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A type of flowering plant.

Usage examples (15)
  • One of these determinables is number of cotyledons under which fall the determinates acotyledon, monocotyledon, and dicotyledon.
  • May 23, 2006, 7: 51 am gerber life insurance says: gerber life insurance yardsticks monocotyledon alarm native hastened institutionalizing
  • A perennial, herbaceous monocotyledon, rather variable in many characteristics such as colour of foliage, height, size, shape and composition of the rhizomes.
  • The leaves are petiolate, often cordate, with strongly marked reticulate veining (unusual for a monocotyledon), sometimes lobed, occasionally palmately compound. for more
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