Sentence Examples


  • The pistil consists of a single carpel with its ovary, style, stigma and solitary ovule or twin ovules.
  • The pistil consists of one or more modified leaves, the carpels (or megasporophylls).
  • Some of the flowers are often imperfect, the stamens or pistil being more or less aborted.
  • Encloses the stamens and pistil, protecting them from rain and the attacks of unbidden polleneating insects.
  • The pistil is apocarpous, consisting of several distinct carpels, each with ovary, style and stigma.