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tricotyledonous

[ trahy-kot-l-eed-n-uhs, trahy-kot- ]
/ traɪˌkɒt lˈid n əs, ˌtraɪ kɒt- /
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adjective Botany.
having three cotyledons.
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Origin of tricotyledonous

First recorded in 1820–30; tri- + cotyledon + -ous

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