HyperDic: cotyledon

English > 1 sense of the word cotyledon:
NOUNplantcotyledon, seed leafembryonic leaf in seed-bearing plants
English > cotyledon: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningembryonic leaf in seed-bearing plants.
Synonymseed leaf
BroadercataphyllA reduced or scarcely developed leaf at the start of a plant's life (i.e., cotyledons) or in the early stages of leaf development
Catalancotiledó, cotilèdon

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