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1. Monocotyledon (monocot)
A subclass of Angiosperm plants based on anatomical characteristics. They tend to have: * Narrow leaves * One cotyledon * Parallel veins in the leaves * Flower parts are usually in multiples of threes * A scattered arrangement of primary vascular bundles in the stem * Fibrous root system Compare: dicot