seed plant

  1. a seed-bearing plant; spermatophyte.

Origin of seed plant

First recorded in 1700–10

Words Nearby seed plant Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use seed plant in a sentence

  • The latter method will give good results, although the resulting plants are not likely to be the same variety as the seed plant.

  • Do not use it merely as a seed plant, but carefully plant its seeds apart and tend carefully.

    Agriculture for Beginners | Charles William Burkett

British Dictionary definitions for seed plant

seed plant

  1. any plant that reproduces by means of seeds: a gymnosperm or angiosperm

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Scientific definitions for seed plant

seed plant

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