Dicotyledon - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌdaɪkɑːtɪˈliːdən|  American pronunciation of the word dicotyledon
Brit.  |ˌdʌɪkɒtɪˈliːd(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word dicotyledon

noun

- flowering plant with two cotyledons; the stem grows by deposit on its outside (syn: dicot, exogen, magnoliopsid)

Word forms

noun
singular: dicotyledon
plural: dicotyledons
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