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ˈæn dʒi əˌspɜrman·giosperm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. angiosperm, flowering plantnoun

    plants having seeds in a closed ovary


  1. angiospermnoun

    A member of the plant group characterized by having ovules enclosed in an ovary; the angiosperms or flowering plants: the Angiospermae, Magnoliophyta, Magnoliopsida, etc.

    Etymology: αγγείον + σπέρμα

  2. angiospermadjective

    pertaining to the angiosperms.

    Etymology: αγγείον + σπέρμα

Webster Dictionary

  1. Angiospermnoun

    a plant which has its seeds inclosed in a pericarp

    Etymology: [Angio- + Gr. , , seed.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Angiosperm

    an′ji-o-sperm, n. a plant whose ovules or future seeds are enclosed in a closed ovary, and fertilised through the medium of a stigma, while in Gymnosperms the ovule is naked, and the pollen is applied directly to its surface.—adjs. Angiosperm′ous, Angiosperm′al, Angiosper′matous.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of angiosperm in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of angiosperm in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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