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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts.

Usage examples (4)
  • These gametes are housed in a structure called a strobilus, or cone.
  • The reproductive structure is specifically called a strobilus or cone.
  • July through August is very common with the strobilus buds.
  • Similar to other primitive vascular plants, they exhibit an asexual reproductive structure, the sphenophyte strobilus, more commonly known as a cone. for more
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