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Found Monocot 9 times.

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1. Adventitious roots
Roots that develop from the stem following the death of the primary root. Branches from the adventitious roots form a fibrous root system in which all roots are about the same size; occur in monocots .

2. 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

3. Fenestrated
A type of leaf anatomy with small perforation or transparent spots. Confined to a few tropical monocotyledon s which grow on the island of Madagascar.

4. Fibrous root
A root system found in monocots in which branches develop from the adventitious roots, forming a system in which all roots are about the same size and length.

5. Leaf veins
Vascular tissue in leaves, arranged in a net-like network (reticulate vennation) in dicots , and running parallel (parallel vennation) to each other in monocots .

6. Monocots
One of the two major types of flowering plants; characterized by having a single cotyledon , floral organs arranged in threesd or multiples of three, and parallel-veined leaves; include grasses, cattails, lilies, and palm trees. One of the two major groups in the Angiosperms , monocots are characterized by having a single seed leaf (cotyledon), flower parts in 3's or multiples of 3, monoaperturate pollen (although some dicots also have this feature), parallel veins in their leaves, and scattered vascular bundles in their stems.

7. 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

8. Sepals
Modified leaves that protect a flower's inner petals and reproductive structures. Small, leaf-like structures in flowers that enclose and protect the developing flower. These are often green, but in many monocots they are the same color as the petals (in which case the term tepal is applied since sepals and petals look so much alike).

9. Spikelet
A unit of the inflorescence in grasses, sedges and some other monocotyledon s, consisting of one to many flowers and associated glume s.

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