HyperDic: plant_organ

English > 1 sense of the expression plant organ:
NOUNplantplant organa functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus
English > plant organ: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningA functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus.
NarrowerarchegoniumA female sex organ occurring in mosses, ferns, and most gymnosperms
capitulum, headA dense cluster of flowers or foliage
cupCup-shaped plant organ
fruiting bodyAn organ specialized for producing spores
galeaAn organ shaped like a helmet
gill, lamellaAny of the radiating leaflike spore-producing structures on the underside of the cap of a mushroom or similar fungus
hypanthium, floral cup, calyx tubeThe cuplike or ringlike or tubular structure of a flower which bears the sepals and stamens and calyx (as in Rosaceae)
hypobasidiumSpecial cell constituting the base of the basidium in various fungi especially of the order Tremellales
leaf, leafage, foliageThe main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
mescal button, sacred mushroom, magic mushroomThe button-shaped top of the mescal cactus
nectary, honey glandA gland (often a protuberance or depression) that secretes nectar
perianth, chlamys, floral envelope, perigone, perigoniumCollective term for the outer parts of a flower consisting of the calyx and corolla and enclosing the stamens and pistils
reproductive structureThe parts of a plant involved in its reproduction
root(botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes
root capthimble-shaped mass of cells covering and protecting the growing tip of a root
root hairThin hairlike outgrowth of an epidermal cell just behind the tip
septumA partition or wall especially in an ovary
sproutAny new growth of a plant such as a new branch or a bud
stalk, stemA slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ
stolon, runner, offsetA horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips
Broaderplant part, plant structureAny part of a plant or fungus
Spanishórgano, órgano vegetal
Catalanòrgan d'una planta, òrgan, òrgan vegetal

©2001-22 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict