Included stamens
Included In*clud"ed, a. Inclosed; confined. [1913 Webster]

{Included stamens} (Bot.), such as are shorter than the floral envelopes, or are concealed within them. [1913 Webster]


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  • Included — In*clud ed, a. Inclosed; confined. [1913 Webster] {Included stamens} (Bot.), such as are shorter than the floral envelopes, or are concealed within them. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • included — [in klo͞od′id] adj. 1. enclosed, contained, or involved 2. with stamens and pistils wholly contained within the petals, sheath, etc …   English World dictionary

  • included — includedness, n. /in klooh did/, adj. 1. being part of the whole; contained; covered: Breakfast is included in the price of the room. 2. Bot. not projecting beyond the mouth of the corolla, as stamens or a style. 3. enclosed. [1545 55; INCLUDE +… …   Universalium

  • included — /ɪnˈkludəd/ (say in kloohduhd) adjective 1. enclosed; embraced; comprised. 2. Botany not projecting beyond the mouth of the corolla, as stamens or a style …   Australian English dictionary

  • samadera — səˈmadərə; ˌsaməˈdirə, ˈderə noun Usage: capitalized Etymology: New Latin, from Sinhalese samadarā, a tree of Ceylon : a genus of East Indian and African trees (family Simaroubaceae) having flowers with a 3 to 5 parted perianth and 6 to 10… …   Useful english dictionary

  • angiosperm — /an jee euh sperrm /, n. Bot. a plant having its seeds enclosed in an ovary; a flowering plant. Cf. gymnosperm. [ANGIO + SPERM] * * * ▪ plant Introduction       any member of the more than 300,000 species of flowering plants (division Anthophyta) …   Universalium

  • Lamiales — ▪ plant order Introduction   mint order of flowering plants, including 23 families and more than 23,000 species. The main families in the order are Lamiaceae, Verbenaceae, Plantaginaceae, Scrophulariaceae, Orobanachaceae, Acanthaceae,… …   Universalium

  • Malpighiales — ▪ plant order Introduction   large order of flowering plants that includes 40 families, more than 700 genera, and almost 16,000 species. Many of the families are tropical and poorly known, but well known members of the order include Salicaceae (… …   Universalium

  • Malvales — ▪ plant order Introduction  medium sized order, known as the hibiscus or mallow order, mostly of woody plants, consisting of 10 families, 338 genera, and about 6,000 species. The plants grow in various habitats throughout much of the world, and a …   Universalium

  • Ericales — ▪ plant order Introduction   rhododendron order of flowering plants, containing 25 families, 346 genera, and more than 11,000 species.       The relationships of the order are unclear. It belongs to neither of the two major asterid groups… …   Universalium

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