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1. Accumbent
In botany terminology, describes the orientation of an embryo , with the radicle lying against the edges of the two cotyledon s.

2. Conduplicate
Folded together, with the fold-line along the long axis (e.g. of cotyledon s in a seed).

3. Cotyledon
A "seed leaf" of a plant, which either stores or absorbs food.

4. Cotyledon
A leaf-like structure that is present in the seeds of flowering plants ; appears during seed germination and sometimes is referred to as a seed leaf.

5. Dicots
One of the two main types of flowering plants ; characterized by having two cotyledons , floral organs arranged in cycles of four or five, and leaves with reticulate veins; include trees (except conifers) and most ornamental and crop plants.

6. Dicotyledon (dicot)
A subclass of of Angiosperms . They tend to have: * broad leaves * two cotyledon s * netlike veins in the leaves * flower parts are usually in fours or fives * a ring of primary vascular bundles in the stem * taproot system. Compare: monocot

7. Diplecolobous
Of cotyledon s in a seed: twice folded transversely.

8. Domatia
Small structures on the lower surface of a leaf in some woody dicotyledon s, usually consisting of depressions, partly enclosed by leaf tissue or hairs, located in the axil s of the primary veins. sing. domatium.

9. Embryo
* A stage of development in a multicelled organism between the time that the zygote is fertilized and the point at which the organism developing from that zygote becomes free-living. * Specifically, in vertebrate animals, the developmental stage from after the long axis appears until all major anatomical structures form. * In human development, this is from about two weeks after fertilization until the seventh or eighth week of pregnancy. * In higher plants, this is the rudimentary plant encased in a viable seed before germination; a plant embryo usually consists of an epicotyl, hypocotyl, radicle and one or two cotyledons. * In primitive plants, the young sporophyte that develops from the union of male and female sex cells.

10. Epicotyl
The part of the stem of an embryo nic plant which is above the cotyledon s but below the first true leaves (which are attached to the apex of the epicotyl). The epicotyl develops into the shoot of the plant upon germination of the seed. (The rest of the embryonic stem, which is below the cotyledons, is called the hypocotyl ).

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