[ pol-ee-kot-l-eed-n ]
/ ˌpɒl iˌkɒt lˈid n /
a plant having more than two cotyledons, as certain gymnosperms.
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OTHER WORDS FROM polycotyledonpol·y·cot·y·le·don·ous, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for polycotyledon
/ (ˌpɒlɪˌkɒtɪˈliːdən) /
any of various plants, esp gymnosperms, that have or appear to have more than two cotyledons
Derived forms of polycotyledonpolycotyledonous, adjective
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