magnoliopsid
magnoliopsid magnoliopsid n. A flowering plant.

Syn: dicot, dicotyledon. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • magnoliopsid — 1. noun a member of the class Magnoliopsida. Circumscription of this class will vary with the taxonomic system being used. 2. adjective pertaining to a member of the class Magnoliopsida …   Wiktionary

  • magnoliopsid — noun flowering plant with two cotyledons; the stem grows by deposit on its outside • Syn: ↑dicot, ↑dicotyledon, ↑exogen • Derivationally related forms: ↑exogenic (for: ↑exogen) …   Useful english dictionary

  • magnoliopsid family — noun family of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination • Syn: ↑dicot family • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑magnoliid dicot family, ↑hamamelid dicot family, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • magnoliopsid genus — noun genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination • Syn: ↑dicot genus • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑magnoliid dicot genus, ↑hamamelid dicot genus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Dicotyledonae — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Dicotyledones — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • class Magnoliopsida — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dicotyledonae — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dicotyledones — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Magnoliopsida — noun comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with paired cotyledons and net veined leaves; divided into six (not always well distinguished) subclasses (or superorders): Magnoliidae and Hamamelidae (considered primitive); Caryophyllidae (an… …   Useful english dictionary

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