Definition of Angiosperm. Meaning of Angiosperm. Synonyms of Angiosperm

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Definition of Angiosperm

Angiosperm
Angiosperm An"gi*o*sperm (-[a^]n"j[i^]*[-o]*sp[~e]rm), n. [Angio- + Gr. ?, ?, seed.] (Bot.) A plant which has its seeds inclosed in a pericarp. Note: The term is restricted to exogenous plants, and applied to one of the two grand divisions of these species, the other division including gymnosperms, or those which have naked seeds. The oak, apple, beech, etc., are angiosperms, while the pines, spruce, hemlock, and the allied varieties, are gymnosperms.

Meaning of Angiosperm from wikipedia

- approximately 13,000 known genera and 300,000 known species. Like gymnosperms, angiosperms are seed-producing plants. They are distinguished from gymnosperms by...
- trees which belong to magnoliids, and Ginkgo biloba, which is not an angiosperm. The close relationships among flowering plants with tricolpate pollen...
- basal angiosperms are the flowering plants which diverged from the lineage leading to most flowering plants. In particular, the most basal angiosperms were...
- The Angiosperm Phylogeny Group, or APG, is an informal international group of systematic botanists who collaborate to establish a consensus on the taxonomy...
- plants, containing about 70,000 species, more than a quarter of all angiosperms. The clade is divided into 16 to 20 orders, depending upon cir****scription...
- large, drupaceous and often single-seeded. Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2016). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group cl****ification for the orders...
- The Angiosperm Phylogeny Website (or APweb) is a well-known website dedicated to research on angiosperm phylogeny and taxonomy. The site is hosted by...
- Systematic Palaeontology, vol. 17, p. 1093–1126. Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009), "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group cl****ification for the orders...
- gracillima) Cyperus rotundus Eriophorum latifolium Angiosperm Phylogeny Group (2009). "An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group cl****ification for the orders...
- (which come from angiosperm trees) contrasts with softwood (which are from gymnosperm trees). Hardwoods are produced by angiosperm trees that reproduce...
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