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A farmer does not divide plants, like a botanist, into dicotyledonous and monocotyledonous, but into useful plants and weeds.A System of Logic: Ratiocinative and Inductive|John Stuart Mill
Plants in which there are two cotyledons produced in the embryo are dicotyledonous.
"Many of the dicotyledonous plants look alike at the beginning," he said, with a little drawl on the big word.Stories to Tell Children|Sara Cone Bryant
Thus, in modern botany, the Dicotyledonous plants compose one class, the Monocotyledonous plants another (36-40).The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
On the left we observe a group of trees, which resemble the dicotyledonous plants of our forests.The World Before the Deluge|Louis Figuier