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  • adj. Having seeds that are not protected in a capsule
  • adj. Of or pertaining to a gymnosperm

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having naked seeds, or seeds not inclosed in a capsule or other vessel.
  • adj. Belonging to the class of plants consisting of gymnosperms.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, of, pertaining to, or resembling the Gymnospermæ; having naked seeds: opposed to angiospermous. Also gymnogenous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to or characteristic of plants of the class Gymnospermae

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