from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See cotyledon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. (One of the) first leaf/leaves a seed plant's embryo develops

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a cotyledon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, a cotyledon. Also called seminal leaf. See cuts under exogen and plumule.
  • n. Same as seed-leaf tobacco.

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

  • n. embryonic leaf in seed-bearing plants


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