Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A plant that has no cotyledons, as the dodder and all flowerless plants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A plant which has no cotyledons, as the dodder and all flowerless plants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A plant destitute of a cotyledonous embryo.

Etymologies

From a- (“not”) +‎ cotyledon (“cup-shaped”). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • One of these determinables is number of cotyledons under which fall the determinates acotyledon, monocotyledon, and dicotyledon.

    Determinates vs. Determinables

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