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- n. A slender, elastic process to which the masses of pollen in orchidaceous plants are attached.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A slender, elastic process, to which the masses of pollen in orchidaceous plants are attached.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In botany, the stalk attached to the pollenmasses of orchideous plants.
Diminutive of Latin cauda ("tail, appendage"). (Wiktionary)