noun, plural stamens, stamina
[stam-uh-nuh] /ˈstæm ə nə/ (Show IPA). Botany.
the pollen-bearing organ of a flower, consisting of the filament and the anther.
noun (pl) stamens, stamina (ˈstæmɪnə)
the male reproductive organ of a flower, consisting of a stalk (filament) bearing an anther in which pollen is produced
Plural stamens or stamina (stā’mə-nə, stām’ə-)
The male reproductive organ of a flower, consisting of a filament and a pollen-bearing anther at its tip. See more at anther, flower.
The organ of a flower on which the pollen grows.
noun, Plant Pathology. 1. a disease of blackberries, characterized by a gray, powdery mass of spores covering the anthers, caused by a fungus, Hapalosphaeria deformans.
noun 1. a city in SW Connecticut. 2. a male given name. noun 1. a city in SW Connecticut, on Long Island Sound: major chemical research laboratories. Pop: 120 107 (2003 est)
- Stamford bridge
noun 1. a village in N England, east of York: site of a battle (1066) in which King Harold of England defeated his brother Tostig and King Harald Hardrada of Norway, three weeks before the Battle of Hastings
noun 1. a coarse woolen fabric, used in the manufacture of garments. 1. variant of stamini- before a vowel: staminate.