pentadelphous definition

  • adjective:
    • Having its stamens fused collectively at least partly by the filaments in order that they form five separate groups, some of which might consist of one stamen.
    • obtaining the stamens organized in five groups, those of every cluster having their particular filaments just about united, once the plants of this linden.
  • others:
    • In botany, grouped together in five units: as, pentadelphous stamens; having stamens united in five units by their particular filaments, as in the linden.
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