monocot
noun Date: 1890 monocotyledon

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  • monocot — /mon euh kot /, n. Bot. a monocotyledon. Also, monocotyl /mon euh kot l/. [shortened form] * * * …   Universalium

  • monocot — Seeds that have one cotyledon …   Combined glossary of agriculture

  • monocot — mÉ‘nÉ™kÉ‘t / mÉ’nÉ™kÉ’t n. (Informal) monocotyledons, plant which has one cotyledon, plant with one seed leaves (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • monocot — noun Botany short for monocotyledon …   English new terms dictionary

  • monocot — mono·cot …   English syllables

  • monocot — mon•o•cot [[t]ˈmɒn əˌkɒt[/t]] also mon o•cot′yl n. bot monocotyledon …   From formal English to slang

  • monocot — /ˈmɒnəkɒt/ (say monuhkot) noun a monocotyledon …   Australian English dictionary

  • monocot — Abbreviation for monocotyledon …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • monocot — n. = MONOCOTYLEDON. Etymology: abbr …   Useful english dictionary

  • monocot family — noun family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed • Syn: ↑liliopsid family • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑liliid monocot family, ↑Juncaceae, ↑family Juncace …   Useful english dictionary

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