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1. Gymnosperm
A seed plant with the ovules borne on the surface of a sporophyll . Compare angiosperm .

2. Gymnospermae
An important division of the plant kingdom, being woody plants with alternation of generations, having the gametophyte retained on the sporophyte and seeds produced on the surface of the sporophyll s and not enclosed in an ovary .

3. Gymnosperms
Flowerless, seed-bearing land plants; the first seed plants; living groups include the pines, ginkgos, and cycads. Naked seeds.

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