Indutive In*du"tive, a. [L. indutus, p. p. of induere to put on. See {Indue}.] (Bot.) Covered; -- applied to seeds which have the usual integumentary covering. [1913 Webster]

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  • indutive — indutive, a. Bot. (ɪnˈdjuːtɪv) [f. L. indūt , ppl. stem of induĕre (see next) + ive.] Of seeds: Having the usual integument or covering (Syd. Soc. Lex. 1886) …   Useful english dictionary

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