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  • adj. Lacking stamens; devoid of male parts in plants

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Destitute of stamens, as certain female flowers.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, without stamens: applied to female flowers. Also formerly applied to cryptogamic plants, because they were supposed to have no male organs.


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