from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Botany Attached by the base, as certain anthers are to their filaments.
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- adj. Said of anthers who are attached to the filament at the base and pointing away from the filament.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, attached by the base or lower end, as an anther upon the filament.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. attached by its base (as certain anthers to their filaments or stalks)
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