dicotyledonous \di*cot`y*led"on*ous\ (d[-i]*k[o^]t`[i^]*l[e^]d"[u^]n*[u^]s), a. (Bot.) Having two cotyledons or seed lobes; as, a dicotyledonous plant.

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  • dicotyledonous — adjective see dicotyledon …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dicotyledonous — /duy kot l eed n euhs, duy kot l /, adj. belonging or pertaining to the Dicotyledoneae; having two cotyledons. [1785 95; DICOTYLEDON + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • dicotyledonous — adjective a) Of or pertaining to the dicotyledons. b) Having two cotyledons. See Also: acotyledonous, monocotyledonous, polycotyledonous …   Wiktionary

  • dicotyledonous — adj. having two seed leaves (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dicotyledonous — di·cotyledonous …   English syllables

  • dicotyledonous — /ˌdaɪkɒtəˈlidənəs/ (say .duykotuh leeduhnuhs) adjective having two cotyledons; belonging or relating to the Dicotyledones. See dicotyledon (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • dicotyledonous — adjective (of a flowering plant) having two cotyledons in the seed • Ant: ↑monocotyledonous • Topics: ↑plant, ↑flora, ↑plant life …   Useful english dictionary

  • dicotyledonous plant — dviskilčiai augalai statusas T sritis ekologija ir aplinkotyra apibrėžtis Augalai, kurių sėklą sudaro du skilčialapiai. atitikmenys: angl. dicotyledonous plant vok. zweisamenlappige Pflanzen, f rus. двудольные растения …   Ekologijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • dicotyledonous plant — dviskiltis augalas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Augalas, kurio gemalas turi dvi sėklaskiltes. atitikmenys: angl. dicotyledonous plant rus. двудольное растение …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • dicotyledonous plants — Plants belonging to the large subclass of Angiosperms that have two seed leaves (cotyledons). Includes the majority of herbaceous flowering plants and most deciduous woody plants of the temperate regions …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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