Words nearby placentation
How to use placentation in a sentence
To Santalaceæ they approach in processes, valvate corolla, and placentation, also to Loranthaceæ.Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and The|William Griffith
In the flowers of Saponaria officinalis Dr. Masters has observed instances of both marginal and free central placentation.On the Origin of Species|Charles Darwin
The disjunction or dialysis of the carpels, for instance, frequently renders axile placentation marginal.
In double flowers of Primulaceæ similar alterations in the placentation may often be observed.
The same excellent observer has recorded the occurrence of free central placentation in malformed flowers of Trifolium repens.
British Dictionary definitions for placentation
- the way in which the placenta is attached in the uterus
- the process of formation of the placenta