Sentence Examples


  • The seed is enclosed when ripe in the fruit, a development of the ovary as a result of fertilization of the egg-cell.
  • The male gametophyte is sometimes represented by a transitory prothallial cell;, the two male cells are carried passively down into the ovary and into the mouth of the ovule by means of the pollen-tube.
  • Within the perianth, and springing from its sides, or apparently from the top of the ovary, are six stamens whose anthers contain pulverulent pollen-grains.
  • These stamens encircle a style which is the upward continuation of the ovary, and which shows at its free end traces of the three originally separate but now blended carpels of which the ovary consists.
  • C, The one-celled ovary cut a, The anther, con transversely, having three taining pollen parietal placentas.
 

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