Staminate



adjective, Botany.
1.
having a stamen or stamens.
2.
having stamens but no pistils.
adjective
1.
(of plants) having stamens, esp having stamens but no carpels; male
staminate
(stā’mə-nĭt)
Having stamens but no carpels. Male flowers are staminate.

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  • Staminiferous

    [stam-uh-nif-er-uh s] /ˌstæm əˈnɪf ər əs/ adjective, Botany. 1. bearing or having a stamen or stamens.



  • Staminode

    noun, plural staminodia [stam-uh-noh-dee-uh] /ˌstæm əˈnoʊ di ə/ (Show IPA). Botany. 1. a sterile or abortive stamen. 2. a part resembling such a stamen. noun (pl) -nodes, -nodia (-ˈnəʊdɪə) 1. a stamen that produces no pollen

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    noun, plural staminodia [stam-uh-noh-dee-uh] /ˌstæm əˈnoʊ di ə/ (Show IPA). Botany. 1. a sterile or abortive stamen. 2. a part resembling such a stamen.



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