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dicotyledonous

[dahy-kot-l-eed-n-uh s, dahy-kot-l-] /daɪˌkɒt lˈid n əs, ˌdaɪ kɒt l-/
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1.
belonging or pertaining to the Dicotyledoneae; having two cotyledons.
Origin of dicotyledonous
1785-1795
First recorded in 1785-95; dicotyledon + -ous
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