Definition of Dicotyledon. Meaning of Dicotyledon. Synonyms of Dicotyledon

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Definition of Dicotyledon

Dicotyledon
Dicotyledon Di*cot`y*le"don, n. [Pref. di- + cotyledon.] (Bot.) A plant whose seeds divide into two seed lobes, or cotyledons, in germinating.

Meaning of Dicotyledon from wikipedia

- The dicotyledons, also known as dicots (or more rarely dicotyls), are one of the two groups into which all the flowering plants or angiosperms were formerly...
- the dicotyledon family Rosaceae Part 6, covering another group of dicotyledon families (Mimosaceae to Dipsacaceae) Part 7, covering the dicotyledon family...
- Solanales are an order of flowering plants, included in the asterid group of dicotyledons. Some older sources used the name Polemoniales for this order. Under...
- characterized by having two seed leaves upon germination. The term derives from Dicotyledons. Traditionally they were called tricolpates or non-magnoliid dicots by...
- The following is a list of vascular plants, bryophytes and lichens which are constant species in one or more community of the British National Vegetation...
- tissue-formation in flowering plants exceeds that of gymnosperms. In the dicotyledons, the vascular bundles of the stem are arranged such that the xylem and...
-   Extinct in the wild (EW): 37 species   Critically endangered (CR): 2,493 species   Endangered (EN): 3,654 species   Vulnerable (VU): 5,430 species  ...
- purposes only based on similar plant characteristics. They divided the dicotyledon class into three subclasses; Polypetalae (Dicotyledones polypetale) Gamopetalae...
- ****d for the group known as dicotyledons. The Takhtajan system used this internal taxonomy: class Magnoliopsida [= dicotyledons] subclass Magnoliidae subclass...
- (Monocotyledons), or two (Dicotyledons). The cotyledons are also the source of nutrients in the non-endospermic dicotyledons, in which case they replace...