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COTYLEDON

 Dictionary entry overview: What does cotyledon mean? 

COTYLEDON (noun)
  The noun COTYLEDON has 1 sense:

1. embryonic leaf in seed-bearing plants

  Familiarity information: COTYLEDON used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


COTYLEDON (noun)


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Meaning:

Embryonic leaf in seed-bearing plants

Classified under:

Nouns denoting plants

Synonyms:

cotyledon; seed leaf

Hypernyms ("cotyledon" is a kind of...):

cataphyll (a reduced or scarcely developed leaf at the start of a plant's life (i.e., cotyledons) or in the early stages of leaf development)


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