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One entry found for monocotyledon.
Main Entry: mono·cot·y·le·don
Pronunciation: secondarystressmän-schwa-secondarystresskät-schwal-primarystressemacrond-schwan
Function: noun
: any of a group of flowering plants (as the palms and grasses) having an embryo with a single cotyledon and usually leaves with parallel veins and flower parts in groups of three -- compare DICOTYLEDON
- mono·cot·y·le·don·ous /-schwal-primarystressemacrond-schwan-schwas/ adjective

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