• Definition for "Monocotyledonae"
    • A class of flowers comprising seed flowers that…
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  • Sentence for "Monocotyledonae"
    • (Monocotyledonae) division of flowering (seed-producing) plants.
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Monocotyledonae definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A class of flowers comprising seed flowers that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: grasses; lilies; palms; and orchids. It really is divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae.
  • noun:
    • comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with one cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae
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