nidulant definition

  • adjective:
    • Nestling, as a bird in its nest.
    • Lying free in pulp or cotton within a berry or pericarp.
    • Nestling, as a bird with its nest.
    • Lying free in pulp or cotton fiber within a berry or pericarp, such as a nest.
  • others:
    • In botany, lying no-cost in a cup-shaped or nest-like body, as the sporangia when you look at the receptacle of flowers of the genus Nidularia; additionally, lying free in pulp, like seeds of true fruits. Lindley. Also nidulate.
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