from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In botany, a cotyledon. Also called seminal leaf. See cuts under exogen and plumule.
  • noun Same as seed-leaf tobacco.

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  • noun botany (One of the) first leaf/leaves a seed plant's embryo develops

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  • noun embryonic leaf in seed-bearing plants


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