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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Bearing or consisting of carpels adj. - Having the ovule-bearing organ of a seed plant.

Usage examples (36)
  • The little flowers that grow out of the cyathium are called pistillate flowers.
  • They have developed from the pistillate parent only.
  • My tree blooms heavily but has no pistillate flowers.
  • The pistillate or female flowers are much hardier than peach flowers. for more
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