Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A union of pollen microspores.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany: In the Filicine┼ô, a mass of hardened frothy mucilage inclosing a group of microspores.
  • In phanerogams, a group of cohering pollen-grains that have been produced by one primary mother-cell.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.