pollinium definition

  • noun:
    • A mass of coherent pollen grains, found in the blossoms of orchids and milkweeds.
    • A coherent mass of pollen, as with the milkweed and a lot of orchids, which is dispersed as one unit during pollination.
    • A coherent size of pollen, such as the milkweed and a lot of orchids.
    • In botany, an agglutinated size or human body of pollengrains, made up of most of the grains of an anthercell.
    • a coherent mass of pollen grains (as in orchids)

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