Acotyledon definition

ākätəlēd'n
Any plant lacking seed leaves (cotyledons), as dodder.
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(botany) A plant that has no cotyledons, as the dodder and all flowerless plants.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
acotyledon
Plural:
acotyledons

Origin of acotyledon

  • From a- (“not”) +‎ cotyledon (“cup-shaped”).

    From Wiktionary