- any of the Spermatophyta, a primary division or group of plants comprising those that bear seeds.
Origin of spermatophyte
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- (in traditional classifications) any plant of the major division Spermatophyta, which includes all seed-bearing plants: an angiosperm or a gymnospermFormer name: phanerogam
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- See seed-bearing plant.
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