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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The fine dust-like grains or powder formed within the anther of a flowering plant.

Usage examples (35)
  • Books are the bees which carry the quickening pollen from one to another mind.
  • Like a big wind scoured out the dust and pollen from the valley.
  • The image at the beginning of this post is a picture of pollen from a holly plant.
  • The female plants catch pollen from the air, remove it from circulation, and turn it into seed. for more
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