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  • adj. Having the radicle of the embryo sheathed by the cotyledon, through which the embryo bursts in germination, as in many monocotyledonous plants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the radicle of the embryo sheathed by the cotyledon, through which the embryo bursts in germination, as in many monocotyledonous plants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having the radicle of the embryo inclosed within a sheath: a characteristic of endogenous plants. See cut under endogen.

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